Parents arrested after newborn baby found dead in the trunk of a car

Posted at 2:46 PM, Apr 10, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-10 14:46:40-04

A mother and father in Wisconsin have been arrested after their newborn baby died.

Authorities in Wood County arrested Marylinn Feher and Allen Rice.

Deputies in Marshfield found the couple's small boy towel wrapped in a plastic garbage bag inside the trunk of a car.

The child later died after doctors temporarily revived him but could not save his life.

Initially authorities were alerted to a missing child when they found the baby in the father's vehicle in the hospital parking lot.

The mother gave birth at home without medical care.

Possible charges include child neglect and homicide.

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