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Baby Found Safe in Mexico City After Mom Found Dead in Fridge

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A baby that was reported missing after her mother’s body was found dead in her refrigerator Monday has been found safe in Mexico, and her father was taken into custody, authorities said.

Patrick Lambert, 38, is a person of interest in the death of Anastacia Oaikhena-Lambert, 27, whose body was found in her Houston apartment Monday by construction workers. Authorities told NBC station KPRC that Lambert and the baby, 11-month-old Achilles Lambert, were found in Mexico City Friday and the infant is safe.

Workers at an apartment complex discovered Anastacia Oaikhena-Lambert’s body at 2:30 p.m. Monday after neighbors complained of an odor, police have said. Police said she was stabbed.

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