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Pregnant woman critically injured in San Pedro shooting

June 10, 2012 | 10:45 am

A 22-year-old pregnant woman was critically injured early Saturday morning after she was shot in the head while riding in a car in San Pedro, police said.

The woman, whose name has not been released, was sitting in the front passenger seat of a vehicle at the intersection of West Sepulveda and North Mesa streets when a passing vehicle fired shots about 2:20 a.m., Los Angeles police said.

The woman was taken to a hospital, where sources said she was in critical condition. No other injuries were reported.

Police said several people were inside the vehicle that fired the shots, but reported no arrests Sunday morning.


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