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Mom Stealing Candy From Drugstore Leaves Baby Behind, Police Say

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FINANCIAL DISTRICT — So much for no child left behind.

A stroller-toting mom who used her 1-year-old son as cover during a massive candy shoplifting spree at a downtown Duane Reade used the tot's pram as a battering ram when workers confronted her — and then ran away without the baby, the NYPD said.

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