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Baby found dead in trash can in East Hartford

EAST HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — East Hartford police say they’re investigating the death of a baby found in a trash can.

Authorities say officers found the baby’s body in a trash bin outside a home Tuesday night after being called to the address.

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Police haven’t released other details, including why they were called to the home and whether they arrested anyone.

The baby’s body was taken to the Chief Medical Examiner’s Office in Farmington for an autopsy.

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