Police search for suspect after pregnant woman shot, injured

Author: The Associated Press
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ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) – Orlando police are searching for one of the women involved in the shooting and wounding of a pregnant woman.

The Orlando Sentinel reports police are searching for 31-year-old Latoya Shantell Jackson on charges of attempted murder and aggravated assault with a firearm.

Police say a group of women attacked and shot the woman Monday night. According to a police report, witnesses say Jackson and two other women confronted the victim and her friends at a liquor store parking lot. Police say the victim and her friends walked away, but a four-door vehicle drove by and a woman fired shots from inside.

After officials found the victim, they transported her to a nearby hospital to be treated for gunshot wounds.

Police have issued an arrest warrant for Jackson.

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