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Pregnant woman shot, killed on Indy's west side identified

Posted at 11:02 AM, May 04, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-04 20:58:20-04

INDIANAPOLIS -- A pregnant woman was shot and killed Thursday morning on Indianapolis' west side.

Police say she was shot around 9:15 a.m. in the 3400 block of W. Michigan Street.

At the time of the shooting, she was listed in critical condition, but she later died.

The woman has been identified as Brittany McNew, 18.

As emergency personnel were working on McNew, she told police she was pregnant, Call 6 Investigates learned Thursday.

Police say it appears somebody shot at the house.

They have no suspects at this time.