2 women arrested after dead baby found at gas station

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Two women were arrested after a baby found at a Texas gas station was pronounced dead Monday morning. 

Detectives believe the baby was moved to the gas station in Greenville.

Shawn Elise Flynn, 20, and Stephanie Leanne Flynn, 27, each face a charge of tampering with physical evidence with intent to impair human corpse.

Police responded to a medical call about 11 a.m. at the Prime Stop at 4414 Wesley Street where they found the unresponsive baby girl. Paramedics tried to revive the girl but she was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

Detectives believe the baby was taken to the gas station from a home in the 4000 block Lakewood Drive.

Two women were arrested and charged with tampering with evidence for allegedly moving a human corpse, police said.

Police executed a search warrant Monday evening at the Lakewood Drive home, police said.

Hunt County Judge Wayne Money ordered an autopsy and inquest in the baby’s death.

The cause of the baby’s death has not been released.

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