Amber Alert canceled after newborn taken from Phoenix hospital, officials say

File - An Amber Alert issued for a newborn from Arizona was canceled after he was recovered...
Published: Jul. 12, 2023 at 11:02 PM EDT|Updated: Jul. 13, 2023 at 1:02 AM EDT
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PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5/Gray News) - An Amber Alert for an infant who was allegedly taken by his mother in a duffel bag from an Arizona hospital was canceled after he was found safe.

Phoenix Police say the 5-day-old baby boy is back at the hospital and receiving the necessary medical treatment.

Authorities said the baby was taken from Valleywise Health Medical Center at around 11:45 a.m. Wednesday. The baby’s mother, 24-year-old Rosa Santana, was allegedly seen leaving the hospital with the baby in a duffel bag.

The newborn had a feeding tube attached.

Police say the baby’s mother is in custody.

The incident remains under investigation.