Alabama Woman Charged in Death of Her Unborn Child After Being Shot

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Marshae Doricia Jones (Pleasant Grove Police).

A Black woman from Alabama was charged with manslaughter in the death of her unborn child after she was shot in the stomach. The shooting occurred in December 2018 during a dispute with another woman.

Marshae Doricia Jones, a 28-year-old from Birmingham, was five months pregnant when she was shot during a dispute with 23-year-old Ebony Jemison. Jones was indicted by a Jefferson County grand jury on a manslaughter charge and taken into custody on June 26.

Jail records reveal Jones was booked into the Jefferson County Jail in Birmingham, Alabama on a $50,000 bond.

The fatal shooting happened on December 4, 2018, outside of a Dollar General store in Birmingham, AL.com reported. Officers arrived on the scene to find that Jones had been picked up and driven to a Fairfield convenience store, where she was found by paramedics. She was transported to UAB…

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