6-Month-Old Shot Multiple Times In Chicago: Baby, Her Father Wounded In South Side Gunfire

Source: The Huffington Post

A 6-month-old girl and her father were shot multiple times in Chicago’s Woodlawn neighborhood Monday afternoon.

According to DNAinfo Chicago, the child was one of two people wounded in the shooting, which took place around 12:48 p.m. in the 6500 block of South Maryland Avenue.

Both victims — the other the girl’s father, per ABC Chicago — of what police believe was a drive-by shooting were taken to area hospitals and are in serious-to-critical condition, the Chicago Tribune reports.

A DNAinfo report identified the female infant as Johnylah Watkins. The male victim, according to the Tribune, is Jonathan Watkins, the baby’s father

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  • LoopsFroot

    Who shoots at children and an infant at that???

  • Amy


  • Right who does that heartless this is wrong i’m praying that the baby recovers from this its senseless