Police: Mom arrested for abandoning baby

Police say they have arrested the mother of a newborn who was abandoned in Hempstead Sunday. According to authorities, 25-year-old Xiomara Gamez has been charged with reckless endangerment, abandonment

News 12 Staff

Jun 25, 2009, 12:15 PM

Updated 5,503 days ago

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Police say they have arrested the mother of a newborn who was abandoned in Hempstead Sunday.
According to authorities, 25-year-old Xiomara Gamez has been charged with reckless endangerment, abandonment of a child and endangering the welfare of a child after she allegedly left her newborn baby in the lobby of a Hempstead apartment complex June 21.
Gamez is scheduled to be arraigned Thursday.


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