Infant left in box at Bowling Green, Kentucky fire station

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. -- An infant has been dropped off at a fire station in Bowling Green, Kentucky.

A good Samaritan found the infant in a box at outside the Gott Fire Station on Porter Pike at around 6:30 a.m. on Saturday, according to the Warren County Sheriff's Office. The infant is alive and went to the hospital to be checked out.

Kentucky is a safe haven state. The law states that "you can leave a newborn baby, with any emergency medical services provider, police officer, firefighter, or any employee at any hospital. in Kentucky."

The age of the infant is unknown at this time.

The sheriff's office is investigating the situation. Anyone with information is asked to call 270-842-1633, or CrimeStoppers at 270-781-2583.

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