Police Help Local Woman Deliver Baby

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LITTLE EGG HARBOR – Little Egg Harbor Township Police officers came to a local mother’s aid to help deliver her baby on September 12.

Officers John Kelly, Tonya Anderson and Mike Bishop arrived at a residence on Red Oak Lane at 3:34 p.m. where they were met with a 30-year old woman in labor. She told police her water broke.

“Officers along with Quality Ambulance Service, Squad 85 and Monoc Medics assisted the new mother in giving birth to a beautiful baby girl,” stated the police in a press release.

The mother and her new baby were later transported to the Southern Ocean County Hospital for treatment.