Dallas Couple's Baby Was Swapped In El Salvador
A Dallas woman gave birth to her child at a Salvadoran hospital but left with the wrong infant. A DNA test helped resolve the baby swap.By Jake Godin | September 8, 2015
A baby swap — it's any parent's nightmare.
Well, it happened to one Dallas couple after the mother gave birth in her home country of El Salvador three months ago. But now, they finally have their baby back.
Mercedes Casanellas and her British husband Richard Cushworth went home with a baby they weren't quite sure was theirs. When the baby's skin color darkened, that tipped them off.