New dad Ryan Noval posted pictures to Facebook showing his son, Yohannes , sleeping with a strip of tape smushed across his upper lip and across both his cheeks.

Noval claims his wife, Jasmine, returned to the hospital nursery where Yohannes was staying on Friday evening to find the baby gagged with tape.

Immediately asking the nurse, "why is there tape over his mouth?" The reply Jasmine got was ‘your baby was TOO NOISY (crying) so I put that over his mouth….

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