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Newborn baby abandoned on doorstep

He was found in a pink cloth bassinet.

A baby boy has been abandoned on the doorstep of a home in south-west New South Wales.

Police said the baby was found outside a home in Griffith in a pink cloth bassinet after the doorbell was rung just before midnight, ABC news reports.

A note attached to the baby boy said he was born on February 19 at about 10am.

Police believe the mother is a teenager and have appealed for her to come forward. They have also said the baby appears to be healthy and uninjured.

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