Yonkers Woman Arrested in Baby’s Death

Police arrested a Westchester woman on Tuesday afternoon, following the death of her newborn baby. According to police 33-year old Jennifer Berry, who lives on Gilmore Drive in Yonkers, allegedly threw her daughter out of the window of a seventh floor apartment in the Bronx on Monday around 2:30 PM and the body was discovered in an alley behind the building. Police stated that the baby still had the umbilical cord attached and Berry first claimed the girl was stillborn but after investigations continued it was determined she was alive when the woman threw her. The case is being treated as a homicide and officials stated that the father of the baby was not involved and had been released before they looked at Berry and later arrested her on murder charges.

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