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Two New Jersey teenagers are facing criminal charges after the young mother allegedly suffocated her newborn to death and her boyfriend allegedly threw the baby’s body in a dumpster.
Police said Jada McClain, 18, of Neptune Township, and her boyfriend Quaimere Mohammed, 19, of Asbury Park, discussed killing their baby because they did not want their families to find out about the pregnancy, ABC News 30 reports.
Mohammed allegedly told his girlfriend that they had to do what was best for them, according to police.
On March 29, McClain gave birth to a baby boy in her bathroom and then suffocated him by pushing on his chest, according to her testimony to police. Later, she and her boyfriend allegedly wrapped the baby in a blanket, put him in a bag and then threw his body in a dumpster, […]