Pregnant mother killed after being shot in the head


NEW ORLEANS, LA (WCMH) — Police say the woman was found face down on the sidewalk in her New Orleans neighborhood, with gunshot wounds to her head.

According to WDSU, Charmaine “Pumpkin” Scott, was found dead after a reported shooting, Saturday morning. Neighbors told police they heard two gunshots before Scott was found.

“I had to tell my daughter that her mother was murdered. My daughter was away at school and we had to go over there with the counselors and tell her that her mom was murdered,” George Murray, the mother of Scott’s teenage daughter said.

Scott was expecting her fifth child when she was killed according to family members.

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