Police find missing baby alive in below-zero cold

Infant left in bin amid cocoon of blankets

Posted: February 16, 2014 at 5:07 a.m.

Authorities gather Feb. 7 at the gas station in West Branch, Iowa, where Police Chief Mike Horihan found a newborn boy who had been left outside on a record-setting, minus-11-degree night.

Police Chief Mike Horihan of West Branch, Iowa, canceled his time off and got dressed for a cold, grim day of searching the interstate. Long underwear. Boots. A heavy jacket.


Kayden Powell is shown in a family photo released by the police in Beloit, Wis., where the baby’s family lives. (Credit: AP)

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