Mother throws newborn, toddler out of window in Brooklyn before jumping
NEW YORK - A mother threw her two infant children out of a second-floor window in Brooklyn before jumping herself, according to police.
The NYPD responded to a 9-1-1 call at around 11:25 a.m. to a building on Rockaway Parkway in Brownsville. They found a 4-week-old girl, a 2-year-old boy, and a 24-year-old woman lying on the ground.
An investigation found that the mother had thrown the two children out of a second-story window before jumping out herself and landing on the sidewalk.
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All three were taken to Brookdale Hospital. The newborn was listed in critical condition, while the 2-year-old and the mother were in stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries.
An investigation into the incident is ongoing.