Foetus found on American Airlines plane at LaGuardia Airport

A cleaning crew discovered the fetus in the a bathroom of a flight that arrived in New York from Charlotte N.C. late Monday night local media reports

An investigation is under way at La Guardia Airport in Queens after a cleaning crew found a dead fetus on a plane inside a hangar Tuesday morning.

A cleaning crew discovered the fetus in the bathroom of a flight that arrived in NY from Charlotte, N.C., late Monday night, PIX11 reports.

The Airbus A321 out of Charlotte, North Carolina was in a hanger when a cleaning crew made the discovery at about 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday.

The fetus was believed to be five or six months along.

Part of that cooperation is turning over video recordings from the plane to determine who might have been in the restroom before passengers left Monday night, the airline source told the Observer.

"As we continue to learn more about this tragic and sensitive situation, we are actively cooperating with law enforcement in their investigation", the airline's spokesman said in a statement.

The account later tweeted to a frustrated customer that planes may be delayed "due to the medical needs of a customer".

The Port Authority deferred questions to the Queens DA's Office, which said it was looking into the matter.

Officials at American Airlines said they were co-operating with the authorities.

Related News:

Most liked

Ruby Rose cast as The CW’s Batwoman
The character was first introduced in Detective Comics in 1956 and was reimagined for DC Comics' New 52 as a Jewish lesbian. Because we couldn't ask for anything better than to see Rose star as Batwoman in a solo CW series.

Jon Favreau's 'Star Wars' Series Budget Revealed
We know Disney's Netflix-like paid streaming service is on its way, but we don't know much about the content that will arrive with it.

Elon Musk indicates taking Tesla private as he posts 'funding secured' tweet
CEO Elon Musk said on Twitter Tuesday that he's thinking about taking Tesla private, sparking a rally in the company's shares. Tesla didn't immediately respond to a request for comment.

Master Chief to be a lead character on Showtime's Halo show
Showtime president and CEO David Nevins added that it took the network a long time to find a good script, hence the delay. In the interview with GameSpot , Levine said , "It is futuristic space-based science fiction, it is not fantasy".

Osinbajo sacks DG DSS, Lawal Daura, with immediate effect
Daura had retired from the service before he was recalled on July 2, 2015 by President Muhammadu Buhari to head the organisation. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that no reason was given for the termination of the appointment of the DSS boss.

Kim Kardashian changes daughter's name, 'it doesn't flow'
Stephanie says the two still talk frequently. "Stephanie and I have made a decision to part ways", Kardashian continues in the episode.

Conservative chairman Brandon Lewis asks Boris Johnson to apologise for burka comments
Some suspected Johnson's burqa comments were meant to boost his appeal among right-wing members of the party. Mr Lewis said he agreed with Mr Burt and called on the MP and former London mayor to apologise.

Hurricane Hector regains strength as it plows toward Hawaii
Hawaii faces a new threat in the form of Hurricane Hector, a Category 3 storm that is churning its way towards the Big Island. The United States Geological Survey said Saturday that the volcano is still sending large amounts of lava into the sea.

Big Island under tropical storm watch
The potential impacts include localised rainfall flooding and fierce winds could prompt a few evacuations in Big Island. Hector is in an area with low vertical wind shear, which has allowed it to intensify into a powerful hurricane.

SoftBank-backed Ola to expand operations in the UK
Back in India, Ola and Uber have been burning cash for the past four or five years in a bid to outgun each other. The launch means a major investor in both Ola and Uber, SoftBank , is effectively going to war with itself.

Germany jails couple for pimping young son online
They charged several thousand euros (dollars) for each instance of abuse, filmed the acts and posted them on the dark net. The twisted pair and six others were part of a pedophile ring that was busted previous year following an anonymous tip.

Superbugs evolve to survive hand sanitizer
They then took hospital-grade disinfectant wipes, wiped down the cages, and let mice crawl around inside for an hour. In the result, it was found that more "young" strains of bacteria 70% more resistant to disinfectants alcohol-based.

Saudi students' year at UPEI in question
Below those words were "As the Arabic saying goes: He who interferes with what doesn't concern him finds what doesn't please him". The posts came as Saudi Arabia ordered Canada's ambassador to leave the country and froze all new trade and investment on Sunday.

Samsung 4TB QLC SSDs enter mass production - Storage
Samsung is also planning on adding 4-bit fifth-generation V-NAND technology to its M.2 NVMe SSDs geared toward the enterprise. Longevity might still be a concern, however, as these 4TB SSDs only ship with a three-year warranty.

Pokémon Go set to finally get PvP mode
We are constantly improving the elements that we have available in the game and the next thing that we want to add at the end of this year is the PvP mode.