Barnstable police officer delivers baby girl

Mother gives birth to healthy baby at Hyannis motel

HYANNIS - For two Barnstable police officers, a routine medical call on Tuesday night turned out to be something quite the opposite. According to a Barnstable police release, Officers Armando Feliciano and Corbin Fries were dispatched to a Hyannis motel around 11:08 p.m. for an unknown medical emergency.

The officers arrived at the motel and were directed to a room where a woman was in advanced labor--about to give birth, police said.

As Hyannis firefighters were arriving, Officer Feliciano assisted the woman in delivering a healthy baby girl.

After being evaluated by Hyannis firefighters, mother and baby were transported to Cape Cod Hospital, according to the release. welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on