A MOTHER who took her daughter to the hospital after the baby fell ill with Covid-19 has abandoned the child, doctors said.
The woman and her newborn both tested positive for the coronavirus last week when they arrived at the facility in Palermo, Sicily, local media reports.
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But while the baby was being treated in A&E at the city’s Di Cristina Hospital the mum fled.
Police have launched a hunt for the woman after she failed to answer phone calls from medics.
The mother and baby were taken to the hospital by police but the exact…