Police arrest woman accused of abandoning newborn in bathroom
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (August 2, 2014) — Police have arrested a woman they say abandoned her newborn in a building’s bathroom.
22-year-old Briana Holland of Indianapolis was arrested around 5AM Saturday morning on Neglect of a Dependent charges. Detectives believe Holland gave birth in the building’s bathroom and left the baby behind. The male child is in good condition at Riley Hospital and in the custody of DCS case workers.
Holland was taken to the Arrestee Processing Center for processing and is awaiting official charges from the Marion County Prosecutor’s Office.