Police say a newborn is dead and the other is in the hospital following their apparent birth behind a Fairfield business on Tuesday.
Officers received a dispatched at 4:11 p.m. on the 300 block of Pittman Road after an employee of the company told dispatchers that a woman may have given birth on a sidewalk behind the business.
The employee also stated that the woman appeared to have two infants with her.
When officers arrived, they found the newborns but no mother. Police say the infant was taken to a nearby hospital and is now in stable condition.
The other infant had died before the first officer arrived.
Officers say they have found the woman who gave birth to the children, she was detained and taken to the hospital for care.
Source: Fox5 DC