A pregnant black woman has been shot dead by a police officer in the Baytown area of Texas, United States.
A source has identified the woman as Pamela Shantay Turner and according to the police man who shot her, she was never pregnant though an autopsy report is yet to confirm it.
According to Baytown police the officer was around an apartment complex in the Houston suburb of Baytown Monday night when he saw a woman he was pretty familiar with.
The police officer knew the 45-year-old black woman had outstanding warrants and started trying to arrest her, police said.
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According to reports,the Bay town police officer tried to give first aid to the woman, but she died instantly. The now deceased woman is survived by two children in their 20s and three grandchildren.
The name of the officer who committed this unacceptable act is yet to be released to the public by the bay town police department.