A woman in coastal Brunswick, Georgia was shot in the leg and her 13-month-old son murdered in his stroller, allegedly by a pair of boys with a handgun. According to CNN, Sherry West was out walking her son Thursday morning when a pair of juveniles, one around 13 or 14 years of age and the other possibly as young as 10, approached her with a weapon and demanded her money.
âHe said, âI am going to kill you if you donât give me your money,ââ said West.
When she replied that she wasnât carrying any money, the older boy reportedly said, âWell, I am going to kill your baby.â
West tried to shield her child with her own body and was shot in the leg. The boy with the gun shot the infant in the head, then he and the other suspect fled on foot.
Westâs son died at the scene. No witnesses have come forward and no weapon has been recovered. The boys are still at large.