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Mother Of 'Baby Noel' Left In Curbside Box Sentenced

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PHILADELPHIA -

The mother of "Baby Noel" has been sentenced for abandoning the newborn in a box on a North Philadelphia street just before Christmas last year.

Patricia Crawley, 34, will be admitted to an inpatient treatment program for women with drug and mental health issues.

Crawley told police she was high on crack when she had the baby.

A custodian found the newborn near a pile of trash outside a day care center one year ago today.

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