Baby left at Davie, Florida, fire station

DAVIE, Fla. (AP) -- The Florida Department of Children and Families is taking care of a baby boy who was left outside a South Florida fire station.

Davie police say the little boy, believed to be between 4- and 8-months old, was found Thursday afternoon. The child was taken to a hospital to be checked out and turned over to the child protection agency.

Doctors say the child is healthy.

The baby was left around 3:30 p.m. Florida's Safe Haven law allows parents to drop babies at designated places, such as a fire station, with no fear of prosecution.

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Police haven't released additional details about the incident. But they are seeking information to help them identify the child. Anyone with information is asked to call Crimestoppers at 954-493-TIPS.

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