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Woman maces pregnant woman, toddler in Old Navy parking lot, police say

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Janae Killion, 20, is accused of pepper spraying a mother and child in a Fairview Heights Old Navy parking lot (Credit: Fairview Heights PD) Janae Killion, 20, is accused of pepper spraying a mother and child in a Fairview Heights Old Navy parking lot (Credit: Fairview Heights PD)
FAIRVIEW HEIGHTS, Ill. (KMOV.com) -

A woman is being charged with pepper spraying a mother and her 2-year-old child in an Fairview Heights, Illinois Old Navy parking lot. 

Fairview Heights Police were called to the Old Navy parking lot at 6015 North Illinois St. for a report about a disturbance. Officers learned that a pregnant 21-year-old woman and her 2-year-old child had been pepper sprayed by another woman on the parking lot.

The victim and witnesses told police that the suspect, identified as Janae Killion, 20, confronted the mother and used pepper spray. Officers found the victim and her child in distress from being sprayed. They were treated and released from a local hospital. 

Killion left the scene before officers arrived, but was identified by the victim and taken into custody by Belleville police shortly after.

Killion has been charged with three felony counts of aggravated battery and is being held in the St. Clair County jail.

Killion’s bail is set at $75,000.

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