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Suffolk County Police - Headquarters
Friday July 19th, 2019 :: 09:00 a.m. EDT


Officers Help Deliver Baby

Suffolk County Police Fourth Precinct Officers helped deliver a baby in Commack this morning.


Officers Walter Fingerle, Kenneth Kaufold, and Douglas Nassifi responded to a 911 call from Thomas Geness of his wife giving birth at 1 Lafayette Ave. at approximately 3:15 a.m. The officers arrived and assisted Christine Geness, the full term expectant mother, who gave birth to a baby girl at approximately 3:23 a.m.


Christine Geness, 37, and her newborn daughter were transported to St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center in Smithtown by Commack Volunteer Ambulance Corps in good condition.

Suffolk County Police - Headquarters
30 Yaphank Ave
Yaphank, NY 11980

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 631-852-2677

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