Pregnant Woman Shot Twice During Robbery at CVS Near SMU

Suspect ran away; No money taken

KRLD Saturday Morning News
November 02, 2019 - 11:47 am

A pregnant woman was in surgery Saturday morning after being shot during a robbery at a CVS store near the Southern Methodist University campus. NBC 5 reporting University Park police responded about 6:39 a.m. to a report of an armed robbery with shots fired at the CVS located in the 3000 block of Mockingbird Lane. 

Investigators say the woman, who is eight months pregnant, was working at the store when she was confronted by an armed man demanding money. He shot her twice before running away from the store empty handed;

The woman was undergoing surgery at last check, police said. Officers said they did not have an update on her condition or the condition of her unborn child. University Park Police Chief Jim Savage tells KRLD News investigators are reviewing video from inside and outside the store. SMU police will increase presence on campus following the shooting incident. The suspect was not able to get any money