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Father of baby dumped in river is charged

2018-08-11 18:27
37-YEAR-OLD JAMES CURRIE IS ACCUSED OF CARRYING THE DEAD BABY IN A BACKPACK FROM HIS BRONX APARTMENT BEFORE TOSSING HIM INTO THE EAST RIVER NEAR THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE. INVESTIGATORS SAY 7-MONTH-OLD MASON SALDANA WAS SEEN ALIVE LAST SATURDAY AFTERNOON (8/4). THE CHILD WAS DISCOVERED ON AN EMBANKMENT OF THE EAST RIVER UNDER THE BROOKLYN BRIDGE ON SUNDAY WEARING ONLY A DIAPER. U.S. AUTHORITIES BROUGHT CURRIE BACK FROM THAILAND TO FACE CHARGES. IT IS STILL NOT KNOWN HOW BABY MASON DIED.