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Suffolk County Police Officers Assist in Delivering Healthy Baby Girl

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A woman in labor was being driven to Stony Brook University Hospital when it became apparent delivery was imminent; two SCPD officers arrived and offered assistance.

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SCPD officers helped deliver a baby in Centereach on Tuesday, December 19.

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Centereach, NY - December 20, 2017 - Suffolk County Sixth Precinct police officers helped deliver a baby in Centereach on Tuesday, December 19, 2017.
 
A 35-year-old woman in active labor, along with her mother, was being driven to Stony Brook University Hospital by her husband at approximately 3:45 a.m. The man pulled over on the ramp of Route 25 at Nicolls Road when it became apparent delivery was imminent. Police officers Jon-Erik Negron and Michael Schneider arrived moments later and offered assistance. The mother delivered a healthy baby girl at 3:54 a.m.
 
The mother and baby were transported to Stony Brook University Hospital via Centereach Fire Department Ambulance.