Three kids died Monday morning after being found unresponsive on Coney Island shoreline, police mentioned.
Police have been questioning a 30-12 months-previous woman, believed to be their mom, after she was found with out the youngsters and “soaking moist” early Monday after an in a single day search, NYPD Chief of division Kenneth Corey mentioned.
The our bodies of the youngsters – a 7-12 months-previous boy, a 4-12 months-previous woman and a three-month-previous woman – have been found inside the surf after a three-hour search that started when a relative recognized as 911 to report she was involved that the mom can have harmed her three kids.
Police arrived on the woman’s condominium at 1:forty a.m. and located the youngsters’s father, who instructed officers that he additionally was involved for the youngsters’s safety and that he believed she was on the Coney Island boardwalk with them, Corey mentioned.
Officers canvassed the Coney Island seashore, boardwalk and neighborhood streets for ninety minutes earlier than discovering the woman, who was barefoot and moist. She was with members of the household however not her kids. She did not reply to questions from police.
A search continued till officers found the three kids shortly after 4:30 a.m., 2 miles down the boardwalk from the place they found the mom and three blocks from her condominium constructing.
Officers tried to revive the youngsters using CPR, however they have been pronounced lifeless on the hospital.
Police have not launched the identification of the mom or the youngsters and have not chosen whether or not she may face prison costs. “there may even be not a indication of prior historic previous of abuse or neglect of these kids,” Corey mentioned.
Contributing: The associated Press