OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) – An Omaha, Nebraska teenager is facing charges after throwing her newborn infant from a second story apartment.
Sixteen-year-old Antonia Lopez is charged as an adult. Police say she had gone into labor in her bedroom, gave birth to a premature girl and threw the baby out of the window.
Officers called to the Kellom-Knolls Apartments near North 25th and Cuming streets found a woman holding and administering CPR to the infant in the parking lot of the complex shortly after 4 a.m.
Lopez had told her mother what had occurred and the teen’s grandmother went outside and located the girl in the grass.