Teen parents flee hospital with newborn baby

UPDATE 4:30 PM | TWO teenagers who abducted their newborn baby from a Sydney hospital have been found.

Police said the two teens and three-day-old baby were found safe and well a short time ago.

They duo fled the hospital with the baby wrapped in a blanket shortly after midnight on Wednesday.


FIRST: Police are appealing for urgent public assistance to help locate two teenagers who fled a NSW hospital with their three-day-old baby.

Jayden Lavender, 14 and Jenifer Morrison, 15, took their baby girl from Nepean Hospital just after 12.30am this morning.

It’s believed the teenagers left the hospital on foot and are together. They may also be in the company of a man who was last seen wearing an ‘Everlast’ jumper.

Police are asking the public to be on alert and report any sightings of the teenagers and baby.

The boy is described as being of Caucasian appearance, with brown eyes, and short brown hair. He is believed to be wearing a black and white hooded jumper.

The teenage girl is described as being of Caucasian appearance with long brown hair. She was last seen wearing a white hooded jumper, grey tracksuit pants and ‘Ugg’ boots.

Police say they have links to the state’s Central Coast and Mount Druitt areas.