Infant Delivered After Pregnant Woman, Man Fatally Shot in Fernwood Dies - NBC Chicago

Infant Delivered After Pregnant Woman, Man Fatally Shot in Fernwood Dies

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    Pregnant Woman Among 2 Killed in Shooting, Baby Delivered: Police

    A pregnant woman was among two people found fatally shot Friday morning on Chicago's Far South Side, but doctors were able to deliver her baby, police said. NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski reports

    (Published Friday, Sept. 29, 2017)

    A baby girl who was delivered after her mother and a man were fatally shot Friday morning in the Far South Side Fernwood neighborhood died Monday.

    Terrence Carter, 33, and Charnella Lemon, 20, were sitting in a parked vehicle at 7:39 a.m. in a vacant lot in the 400 block of West 102nd Place when someone approached them and opened fire, according to Chicago Police and the Cook County medical examiner’s office.

    Carter, of Sauk Village, was shot in the chest and pronounced dead at the scene at 8:03 a.m., authorities said. Lemon, of Dolton, suffered three gunshot wounds to the chest and was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where she was pronounced dead at 8:51 a.m.

    A police source said Lemon was pregnant at the time of the shooting. Her baby, Jenae Lemon, was delivered and listed in critical condition at Christ Medical Center.

    Pregnant Woman Among 2 Killed in Shooting, Baby Delivered: Police

    [CHI] Pregnant Woman Among 2 Killed in Shooting, Baby Delivered: Police

    A pregnant woman was among two people found fatally shot Friday morning on Chicago's Far South Side, but doctors were able to deliver her baby, police said. NBC 5's Charlie Wojciechowski reports.

    (Published Friday, Sept. 29, 2017)

    Jenae died at 2:28 p.m. Monday at Christ Medical Center, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office. She was four days old.

    Area South detectives were investigating the shooting.

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