Cop Finds Baby in Hot Car, Shatters Window.

Cop Finds Baby in Hot Car, Shatters Window.

By Carolyn Marie of Lifeable

Policeman Pulls Baby to Safety, Learns He’s Made Horrible Mistake.

Lt. Jason Short responded to a 911 call about a baby left alone in a car on a hot day. He rushed over to the Keene, New Hampshire, shopping plaza parking lot to check out the situation.

There was a blanket draped over a car seat. Little feet were sticking out from under the blanket.

It was a 90 degree day, so his next course of action seemed obvious. He needed to break a window and rescue the baby. The baby’s skin was blotchy and pale.

Short hit his baton against the window and pulled the baby out of the car seat. He called an ambulance, terrified that the baby was already dead.

The baby’s skin was blotchy and pale. The scene was starting to draw a crowd of concerned onlookers. Short began CPR rescue breaths. Something did not feel right, though.

He pushed his finger to the baby’s mouth and realized the baby was definitely not alive. The baby was an incredibly realistic looking: doll.

Carolynne Seiffert was the owner of the car and the doll. She was getting her hair cut at Super Cuts while her new car’s window was smashed to rescue her doll.

Short told News Reporters, “I would never assume that it’s a doll. I would always assume that it’s a child. I would never do anything different.”

Seiffert purchased this “reborn” doll for $2,300. The doll weighs 10 pounds, 7 ounces and wears real baby clothes.

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Love One Another

Love One Another

This is my commandment: Love each other in the same way I have loved you.” ~ John 15:12

This verse in the Gospel of John tells us a lot about revealing God`s love for each other. It means we will give yourselves up for one another.

If you’ve ever seen one of your best friends in need, you understand what this verse is about. When you go out of your way to meet a friend’s need, when we are willing to spend time, resources and energy with someone and when you “just do what’s needed because you know what your friend needs, without asking… Yes. You’re a friend!

You are willing to go out of our way and to give ourselves up for others, even lay down our life, a part of it at least, for that person.

This is what Jesus had in mind. With living for a friend requires us to be committed to that friend. Even, in Jesus case, paying the ultimate sacrifice.