A 22-year-old woman and her unborn child both died after another woman cut the baby out of the pregnant woman’s womb.
KTBS reports that the victim died at a residence in New Boston, Texas, on Friday. A female suspect has reportedly been taken into custody. The woman who died was close to eight months pregnant, and the unborn child did not survive.
According to multiple reports, a local print newspaper has identified the victim as Reagan Hancock, and social media posts also appear to confirm the victim’s name. A Facebook page appearing to belong to the victim includes posts about her pregnancy, as well as pictures of a little girl believed to her her daughter.
According to KTBS, the suspect was arrested in Oklahoma. KSLA reports that the suspect and the baby appeared at a hospital in Idabel, Oklahoma. CrimeOnline is working to verify reports that the suspect may have been in contact with police before going to the hospital.
This is a developing story and all information is preliminary. CrimeOnline will provide further updates when more information is available.
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