Pregnant woman dies after being shot in head during gunfight at Brixton Apartments in Baytown
The condition of her coming kid is unidentified.
Baytown cops reacted to a call of shots fired at about 6:30 p.m. at the Brixton Houses at 1601 Garth Roadway.
When investigators showed up, they discovered that individuals inside 2 automobiles – one maroon and another black in color – had a shootout near the apartment building.
Among the bullets went into a house, striking the pregnant female who was within and not associated with the shooting.
She was flown through LifeFlight to Memorial Hermann Healthcare Facility.
The medical inspector’s workplace verified that she passed away over night.
Investigators rapidly recognized 3 individuals of interest: Ernest Adams, 22; Jhakeem Monrose, 19; and Shai-Keem Thomas, 20.
Eyewitness News spoke with a number of witnesses who reported hearing numerous gunshots.
Johanna Jones informed ABC13 she was at her trade class in southwest Houston when she got a text from her child stating there was a shootout at their complex.
“I was scared out of my mind,” stated Jones. “I thought something happened to my kids.”
She stated she reported seeing a big cops existence when she showed up.
“I didn’t see the ambulance at all, but I saw a lot of detectives,” stated Jones. “I went to check on my kids to make sure they were OK because I know they were outside playing.”
Jones includes that she has actually fulfilled the victim prior to.
“I had made a joke with her saying, ‘You’re about to pop!'” stated Jones, who informed ABC13 she thinks the female was in between 6 or 7 months pregnant. “I feel bad for the family. I feel bad for her friends. She was excited to have the baby.”
Anybody with details on this or any other criminal activity is asked to call the Baytown Authorities Department at 281-422-8371.
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