Daniel Prendergast, The Sun, December 22, 2017
A man who “didn’t want a child” gunned down his pregnant girlfriend during a blazing late-night row in the hallway of their apartment.
Tragic mum-to-be Bridget Shenk, 35, was blasted in the chest from point-blank range as she and boyfriend Keith Jackson were arguing over the pregnancy at their home in New York.
Bridget’s mum revealed that her daughter “always wanted a child”
Bridget, who was several months pregnant, stumbled back into the apartment and collapsed in a pool of blood, officials said.
She was several months pregnant, police said.
Evil Jackson was arrested at the scene and charged with murder and possession of a weapon.
Local cop said it’s not clear what started the fight, but Bridget’s inconsolable mum Dorothy McLeod told reporters how her daughter had ordered Keith to move out just days before.
Keith Jackson was ordered to move out just days before he gunned down his pregnant girlfriend with a 0.40 calibre handgun
“She always wanted a child. He didn’t want a child,” she wept. “When they found out she was pregnant, she was so excited. I went with her on Monday to the doctor.”
She added that her daughter “was trying to establish a better life for her child” and had asked Jackson to move out of the apartment they shared.