Man Charged With Murder Of His Unborn Child

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(Memphis) Memphis police have arrested a man they say gunned down an ex-girlfriend and killed their unborn child.

Jonathan Turner, 32, has been charged with first degree murder and attempted first degree murder.

Officers say Darmeisha Gross was walking near South Parkway and Wellington Monday night when she was approached from behind by Turner.

They say Turner shot her in the back and say after she fell to the ground he stood over her and shot her four more times.

Gross was able to flag down help and was eventually taken to the hospital where her five-month old fetus was pronounced dead.

Gross is home recovering from her injuries.

Turner is being held without bond.


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