Kentucky mom and 2 others charged in selling of baby for $2K

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Police in Kentucky arrested three people who are accused of selling and buying a baby for $2,000

Three suspects are accused of trying to sell a baby in Kentucky.

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) – Police in Kentucky arrested three people who are accused of selling and buying a baby for $2,000.

News outlets report 31-year-old Maria Domingo-Perez of Bowling Green is accused of selling her child for adoption to 45-year-old Pascual Jose Manuel and 37-year-old Catarina Jose Felipe.

Jail records didn’t indicate whether they were represented by a lawyer who could comment for them.

Bowling Green police said in a statement posted on Twitter and Facebook that the department received information Monday from officials at an elementary school that a woman had given a child away.

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Posted by The Bowling Green Police Department on Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Officer Ronnie Ward said the baby was born in October.

Police said the baby and Domingo Perez’s four other children are in protective custody.

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