It’s a girl for Lutheran Health Network Baby New Year

Zaniyah Lanae, born at 3:25 a.m. Monday, is Lutheran Health Network's Baby New Year. (Photo courtesy of Lutheran Health Network)

Lutheran Health Network announced that the first baby born at one of its Fort Wayne hospitals in 2018 is a girl who arrived at 3:25 a.m. Monday.

Zaniyah Lanae is the daughter of Jameria and Austin, according to a news release. She weighed 7 pounds, 10 ounces, and was 19¼ inches long at birth. Mother and child are doing well.

For the safety and privacy of the family, and to remain consistent with ongoing guidance from the National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, the exact hospital where she was born, last names and the family’s hometown will not be released, according to the news release.