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‘You are not in trouble’: Police reach out to mother of newborn baby left abandoned on a Dalston doorstep

PUBLISHED: 14:38 27 January 2020 | UPDATED: 14:57 27 January 2020

The baby has been named Edward by hospital staff, after the member of public who found him. Picture: Met Police

The baby has been named Edward by hospital staff, after the member of public who found him. Picture: Met Police

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Police officers have reassured the mother of a newborn baby who left him abandoned on a doorstep that she is “not in trouble”, in a bid to track her down and offer her help.

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