The Police is making an appeal to citizens, to help locate a newborn baby boy who was stolen from the Victoria Jubilee Hospital (VJH) in Kingston on Wednesday morning.
According to reports the mother went to the bathroom after giving birth because of excess bleeding about 4:30 a.m., however when she returned her baby was missing from her room.
The child is said to be less than 24hrs old.
The Head Matron at the VJH said the police was called in and the ward was locked down after it was discovered that the baby was missing.
The police is appealing to anyone who has information to call 119 or the nearest police station. There is no photograph of the child available.
This is the second reported baby theft since the start of 2018