Baby Dies After Being Shot Along With Father In Chicago’s Woodlawn Neighborhood

Source: Jessica D’Onofrio, John Garcia and Karen Jordan / ABC 7 Chicago

A baby girl died Tuesday after she and father were shot in Chicago. The 6-month-old was hit five times. Her father remained in critical condition Tuesday fighting for his life.

The shooting happened Monday in the Chicago’s Woodlawn neighborhood near the intersection of South Maryland and 65th Street.

Little Jonylah Watkins was transported to Comer Children’s Hospital for at least five hours of surgery Monday. ABC7 Chicago received confirmation Tuesday morning that she had passed away.

The girl’s father, Jonathan Watkins, 25, also was shot multiple times. He was listed in critical condition at Northwestern Memorial Hospital.

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