Ohio Woman Gives Birth to Son While Allegedly Overdosing on Heroin in Burger King Bathroom

A baby boy was discovered inside the toilet of a Burger King after his mother was found apparently overdosing on heroin.

The woman, identified by police as 26-year-old Elizabeth D. Sanders, allegedly wandered into the bathroom of the fast food restaurant and reportedly gave birth to her son in one of the stalls, according to The Chillicothe Gazette.

A manager went into the restroom to check on Sanders after she’d been in there for “an extended period,” according to a police report obtained by the Miami Herald.

Blood covered the stall when police were called and they allegedly found Sanders sitting on a toilet along with what police believe was a ball of heroin on the floor beside her, the newspaper reported.

Sanders allegedly told police officers she had suffered a miscarriage, according to the Herald.

When emergency personnel arrived, they looked into the seat to discover a newborn baby lying face

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