The unidentified 31-year-old woman delivered a healthy child before dying, as indicated by local reports.
A pregnant New Jersey woman died after a man allegedly spent 90 minutes waiting for her to get back home prior to shooting her, as indicated by NBC New York.
Donqua Thomas, 30, of Paterson, New Jersey, surrendered up to police on Saturday in connection with the killing, NBC New York announced. The 31-year-old victim, who was eight months pregnant and has just been identified as R.L., was allegedly shot multiple times in the attack.
Thomas allegedly waited in his car outside the victim’s home for approximately an hour and a half on Thursday until the victim arrived home, according to NBC New York. Once she arrived, Thomas is alleged to have immediately opened fire. Then, he drove away.
The victim was taken to St. Joseph’s University Medical Center where she delivered her healthy child and then died, authorities said.
Authorities didn’t give additional information about the baby except to state they are in stable condition, NBC New York reported.
Extra details about the connection between Thomas and the victim have not been released.
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