Authorities search for woman they say abandoned newborn at Tucson airport

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Investigators need help to identify this woman. (Source: Tucson Airport Authority PD) Investigators need help to identify this woman. (Source: Tucson Airport Authority PD)
Investigators need help to identify this woman. (Source: Tucson Airport Authority PD) Investigators need help to identify this woman. (Source: Tucson Airport Authority PD)
Investigators need help to identify this woman. (Source: Tucson Airport Authority PD) Investigators need help to identify this woman. (Source: Tucson Airport Authority PD)
TUCSON, AZ (3TV/CBS 5) -

Authorities have released photos of the woman they say left a newborn at the Tucson International Airport in January.

The Tucson Airport Authority said investigators still need help to identify the woman.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 or 88-CRIME.

The woman abandoned the newborn in a bathroom at the airport on Sunday, Jan. 14. The baby was found on a changing table and had been cleaned and wrapped up after being born.

TAA officials say the woman possibly gave birth in a Concourse B restroom, then took the baby to a family bathroom in the baggage claim area to clean up before abandoning the child.

The child was found with a handwritten note, which mentioned the woman wanting a better life for her baby.

The note can be read below.

[READ MORE: Newborn found in Tucson airport bathroom safe, healthy]

The child is healthy and in the care of the Arizona Department of Child Safety.

Arizona is a "safe haven" state, meaning parents can drop off newborns at designated locations like staffed fire stations, hospitals, licensed adoption agencies, private welfare agencies and churches.

Parents can remain anonymous but they will need to answer some questions about the newborn and its health and background. 

The airport bathroom is not a safe haven location and the woman could face criminal charges, like child abandonment or endangerment.

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