Can't Face Baby



Photo Title

Can't Face Baby

Photographer/Creator

John Duprey

Collection

Publisher

New York Daily News

Caption/Description

Mrs. Rose Rivera, 37, turns away from her 6-month-old son, held by Patrolman John Walsh in patrol car at 200 W. 81st St. Mrs. Rivera dangled child out apartment window, over 15-foot-deep areaway, by one foot. Another tenant snatched child from her. Woman was taken to Bellevue Hospital, the baby to the New York Founding Hospital.

Citation

John Duprey, "Can't Face Baby," in POYi Archive, Item #3234, http://archive.poy.org/items/show/3234 (accessed August 4, 2020).

Date Added

07.04.2008