Incident at 15226 Poplar Springs Drive
July 3, 2005 -- Houston police
are awaiting the results of an autopsy in the death of a newborn
girl at 15226 Poplar Springs Dr. about 10 p.m. on Saturday (July
The victim is identified as baby Selmarten of
15226 Poplar Springs Drive. The victim's mother possibly suffered
a miscarriage. However, the cause of death is pending an autopsy
by the Harris County Medical Examiner's office.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant C. Howard and
Officer I. F. Flores reported:
The victim's mother, who had existing medical
problems, gave birth to the baby girl at her residence. Both were
immediately transported to Clear Lake Regional Hospital where
the infant was pronounced dead.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.