RECALL ALERT: Infant sleeping bags pose suffocation risk

credit: US Consumer Product Safety Commission

LINCOLN, Neb. (KLKN)- T.J. Maxx, Marshalls, and Sierra are recalling the Sam & Jo and Piper & Posie infant sleeping bags due to suffocation risk.

The size of the neck opening on the sleeping bags is too large for infants aged 0 to 6 months.

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According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, this large opening allows the baby’s head to slip into it and be covered by the bag, posing a risk for suffocation.

The sleeping bags were sold between August of 2018 and December of 2020. If you think you may have purchased this product, authorities say you should stop using the product immediately and return it to the store for a refund.

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