Pregnant woman shot during road rage incident in Roseville

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Posted at 11:42 AM, Oct 16, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-16 13:09:03-04

ROSEVILLE, Mich. (WXYZ) — A pregnant woman was shot in a road rage incident in Roseville.

The victim told police she was a passenger in a blue 2006 Jeep Liberty that unintentionally cut off the suspect vehicle, a four-door older model vehicle with tinted windows.

Police say the incident occurred on Gratiot Avenue near Masonic Boulevard around 10 p.m. Tuesday night.

An argument began on the roadway between both vehicles. The driver of the suspect reportedly pointed a black or silver handgun at the Jeep Liberty and fired two shots. One round struck the victim in the leg.

Police say the suspect vehicle sped off northbound on Gratiot.

The victim was taken to the hospital; she and her unborn child are in stable condition, police say.

Police are requesting information from anyone who may have witnessed the incident. The suspect is described as a woman between 18 to 25 years old with a slim build.

Anyone with information related to this incident should contact police at 586-447-4507.