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Police: pregnant teen is victim of shooting

June 23, 2019

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina say they are investigating a shooting that left a pregnant woman and her child facing life-threatening injuries.

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said a 19-year-old pregnant woman was shot in a parking lot of a shopping center Saturday. The woman was transported to a local hospital where her baby was delivered. Police said both face life-threatening injuries.

Police did not immediately identify the woman and are asking the public for help in providing any relevant information about the shooting.

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