One woman killed, one injured in shooting on Ingersoll Drive - WTVM.com-Columbus, GA News Weather & Sports

Pregnant woman killed, other injured in Phenix City shooting

(Source: Taylor Barnhill) (Source: Taylor Barnhill)

PHENIX CITY, AL (WTVM) –  The Phenix City Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred Tuesday afternoon in the 1300 block of Ingersoll Drive.

Police say one of the victims was a pregnant woman who was shot in the head. We're told she died at the hospital from her injuries but doctors were able to save the baby.

The second victim, 20-year-old Amber Turpin, was shot in the leg, and is being treated at the Columbus Medical Center.

"It's reported there were two or more shooters involved but right now that is being investigated as well. We do have some people out in the wooded area looking for possible suspects and we're trying to follow up on some known addresses and that nature," explained Capt. Frank Ivey, a Phenix City investigator.

Meanwhile, police are still searching near Ingersoll Drive for the shooters. 

We are told that one of the injured women had a gun, but details surrounding this incident are not known at this time.

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