Tammi Green, of Middletown, gets 2 to 5 years for abandoning baby

Police say Tammi Green was on drugs when she left her newborn baby in a shopping bag. (3/11/14)

MIDDLETOWN - An Orange County woman will spend the next two to five years in prison for leaving her newborn baby in a shopping bag.

Police say Tammi Green, 30, of Middletown, was on drugs when she gave birth to a baby girl in an apartment on Wickham Avenue in February 2013.

Police later found the infant wrapped in a shopping bag.

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Green pleaded guilty to reckless endangerment and is banned from seeing her child.

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