A Lakewood couple has Ocean Townsip Police Officer to thank for their help in delivering their healthy child. At approximately 5:49 PM yesterday, Officers Raheem Carter and Kyle Kane (pictured) were dispatched to the parking lot of the 7 Eleven convenience store located at 807 Deal Road in reference to a woman in a vehicle who was in labor.
Upon arrival, officers located the 28 year old Lakewood woman in the back seat of a taxi cab.
As officers were awaiting the arrival of EMS personnel the mother began giving birth.
“Officers Carter and Kane assisted in the successful delivery of a baby boy,” Ocean Township Police said today. “Shortly after the delivery, Oakhurst First Aid and MONOC paramedics arrived and transported both mother and baby to Monmouth Medical Center.”