Police officers were notified at 5:40 am yesterday morning of a baby sitting alone in a car seat on a sidewalk in the western part of Reykjavík. The baby girl was warmly dressed and had a bottle.
From western Reykjavík. The photo is not related to the story. By Páll Stefánsson.
The Child Protection Authority was called to the scene and an hour later an explanation was found, visir.is reports.
The baby’s parents, who had gone to distribute newspapers, had planned to take their daughter with them but had forgotten to put her in the car before they drove off.
The Child Protection Authority will handle this case.