Woman fatally shot in head in apparent St. Louis drive-by; baby in car

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by KMOV.com Staff

KMOV.com

Posted on August 23, 2013 at 3:00 AM

Updated Friday, Aug 23 at 9:58 PM

(KMOV) -- A 26-year-old woman was shot in the back of the head in an apparent drive-by shooting in north St. Louis late Thursday night. The female victim died later due to her injuries.

According to police, the woman was with three others in a car traveling west on Natural Bridge around 10:45 p.m. when a man in a white Chevy Malibu pulled up beside them and opened fire.

An ambulance responded to the scene and transported the woman to Barnes Jewish Hospital in critical condition. The victim was pronounced at the hospital Friday.

Authorities said a baby was in the car when the victim was shot.

The cause of the shooting was unknown.

Police ask that anyone with information contact Crimestoppers.

The other three victim were not injured in the shooting.

Stay with News 4 and KMOV.com for further information.

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