Photos appearing to show a baby buried in shopping cart go viral

Photos appear to show baby buried under items in shopping cart in South Williamson Walmart

SOUTH WILLIAMSON, Ky. (WTVQ) – Photos taken by a customer in a Walmart in South Williamson went viral on social media after appearing to show a baby buried under merchandise at the bottom of a shopping cart.

The Pike County Sheriff’s Office says investigators were able to identify the woman pushing the cart after looking at store security camera video.

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Deputies say representatives from the Cabinet for Health and Family Services went to the woman’s home to investigate.  The woman’s name wasn’t released.

It is still unclear if it was a baby in the cart or a doll or something else, but there is an official investigation underway, according to authorities.