Newborn found dead inside N. Harris County home

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HARRIS COUNTY, TEXAS - A tragic discovery in north Harris County. Deputies responding to a welfare check at a home in the Lincoln Green subdivision, found a dead newborn inside.

Harris County Sheriff's office says a 30-year-old woman was admitted to Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital early Thursday morning.

While she was being checked out, she told the nursing staff she had given birth last Friday. When the nurses asked the whereabouts of the child, she gave them the address for a home on Winding Trace.

An autopsy will be performed to determine the cause of death.