By Matt Christopherson

(CBS Detroit) – A four-month-old baby is safe tonight after police say the child was abandoned near an Orion township creek.

Oakland County sheriff deputies located the baby Wednesday morning after interviewing the mother.

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Police say calls from neighbors and a local school reported a

distraught woman hiding in the bushes.

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Deputies believe the case may involve prescription drug abuse.

The mother is expected to face child abuse charges.

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Matt Christopherson