Pregnant Woman Shot, Loses Baby

By: The Associated Press
By: The Associated Press

Police say an argument over $10 led to a weekend shooting that injured a pregnant woman and killed her unborn child.

Authorities say a 26-year-old Edwards man is behind bars and charged with aggravated assault and culpable negligence in the Friday night shooting.

Police say the suspect was arguing with his cousin over $10 when he fired a shotgun into the passenger door of a car, hitting and injuring 26-year-old Charmaine Maxey.

WLBT-TV said Maxey was taken to an area hospital where she was listed in serious condition.


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  • by CARL Location: PHILLY on Dec 7, 2009 at 02:11 PM
    It's comeing to and end, Betty. there are babbies killed in this country every day and it's sad that we call it a womans rite.
  • by John Boy Location: Meridian on Dec 7, 2009 at 12:13 PM
    Some people are just trash Betty. You can't do anything with them, they are completely worthless.
  • by BetTy Location: Choctaw on Dec 7, 2009 at 09:59 AM
    OMG! For $10 a baby lost its life. What is this world comeing to????
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