A sad story of a 17-year-old girl in New York who was stopped for suspected shoplifting leads security guards to a disturbing discovery.

According to CBS 2 News NY, on Thursday (Oct 17) 2 teenage girls suspected of shoplifting were stopped as they were leaving the Victoria's Secret flagship store, and a security guard checking their bags found what appeared to be a dead baby inside. The girls, both 17, were stopped by store security guards, one of whom smelled a foul odor coming from a bag, police said. It was then that one of the girls admitted she had 'a baby in the bag.'