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Pregnant Woman Shot, Injured In D.C. Apartment

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Authorities say a woman who is five months pregnant was shot and wounded in Washington over the weekend.

Metropolitan Police Department officers responded to an apartment on 58th Street NE just after 12:30 p.m. on Saturday. When they arrived officers discovered a woman in a hallway suffering from gunshot wounds.

After the woman was taken to the hospital officers and case workers brought several children out of the building.

Police arrested 25-year-old Terrell Bringier of Lanham, Maryland at around 8:30 p.m. on Saturday and charged him with assault with intent to kill in connection with the shooting.

No phone number is listed for Bringier.

(Copyright 2014 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)

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