Pregnant Woman, Newborn Dead After Philly Shooting

On Friday evening at approximately 5:55, in the area of N. 9th Street and West York Street, officers found a pregnant black female, in her 30’s, who was shot once in the chest.

Officers also found a 40-year-old Hispanic male who was shot once in the chest and once in the left shoulder.

The male victim drove to Temple University Hospital with the female victim were she was pronounced deceased at 6:03, police said Friday.

Doctors performed an emergency c-section, however, the newborn succumbed.

The male victim is currently listed in critical condition.

Anyone with any information is asked to call police at 215-686-TIPS.

This is a developing story.