The teen mom accused of abandoning her baby in Elmira makes her first court appearance today

08.11.17 | Bob Price

The 17-year-old, from Sayre, Pennsylvania, faces attempted murder charges when she appears before a judge at 1 o'clock this afternoon.
Elmira sisters Kayla and Karen Seals rescued the child after it was discarded near some bushes outside a home.

The Seals sisters have been receiving non-stop compliments for the past few days.

Neighbors says the story of Elmira, New York's "miracle" baby says a lot about the people the Twin Tiers. Already, people are coming forward with offers to adopt the baby girl, who continues to recover at a Rochester hospital.