Suspect in custody, arrested for murder of pregnant woman, unborn child

Published 6:34 am Wednesday, January 12, 2022

A suspect accused of murdering a Mississippi pregnant woman and her unborn child has been arrested.

Jackson Police report that Daniel Jones is under custody.

Jones is accused of shooting 20-year-old Brianna Carter, who was eight months pregnant, multiple times on Sunday evening near Bishop Avenue.

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Jones and her unborn child died in the hospital, where they were being treated for their injuries.