MOSCOW, May 8 (UPI) -- A pair of migrant workers from Asia were arrested in Moscow for allegedly attempting to sell their newborn baby girl for $3,000, police said Tuesday.
Undercover police nabbed the couple after pretending to be a childless couple interesting in purchasing a baby, the Russian news agency RIA Novosti reported.
Police said the baby, born in a Moscow hospital on May 4, will be available for adoption.
The parents were identified as being from Kyrgyzstan and Uzbekistan.
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