(NBC NEWS) A newborn boy survived and was listed as stable Monday night after having been tossed into a trash can in South Carolina, police said.
The boy's mom, identified as Sharon Lenise Ferguson, 28, was charged with attempted murder and child abandonment. She was arrested after the boy was found about 4:30 p.m. ET wrapped in a pink blanket and a plastic grocery bag in a trash can in the family's backyard in Greenville, in the northwest part of the state.
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