SNOQUALMIE, Wash. — A King County sheriff's spokeswoman says a newborn baby has been found dead along the side of a road in Snoqualmie, Wash.
Sgt. Cindi West says the body was found Wednesday afternoon in a wooded area about 10 feet from the shoulder of the road. The spot is about a mile from the Snoqualmie Casino.
KOMO-TV reports (http://is.gd/RC811l ) that West says the baby was "full term" with an umbilical cord still attached. She did not indicate the baby's gender.
A King County medical examiner's investigator has removed the body. Detectives are investigating.
Snoqualmie is about 25 miles east of Seattle.
Information from: KOMO-TV, http://www.komotv.com/