US mother throws newborn baby seven stories to her death

A newborn baby with her umbilical cord still attached fell seven stories to her death from a Bronx apartment window on Monday.


Surveillance video cameras located at the top of the building caught the baby fatally falling to the ground.


Authorities said that they were trying to determine if the baby was thrown or somehow fell from the apartment window.


Police reported that the mother was initially uncooperative even denying that she had been pregnant to begin with later admitted to giving birth to the child while in her apartment taking a shower.


Thirty three year old, Jennifer Berry, who once worked as a child protective specialist, told authorities that the newborn was not breathing and that she threw the baby and the placenta, out the shower window.


Berry has been charged with second-degree murder and manslaughter.


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