A pregnant women lost her nearly full-term baby daughter after she was beaten by a group of people near her home in the Back of the Yards neighborhood.
The woman was walking in the 4800 block of South Laflin Street around 11 p.m. Monday when she was attacked by several women and a man
After the attack, the woman felt abdominal pain and went to Mount Sinai Hospital, where she delivered a stillborn baby girl the next day. The baby was pronounced dead at 2:44 p.m. Tuesday.
An autopsy revealed the baby died in the womb from a "maternal assault," according to the medical examiner's office. The girl was 32 weeks along in development.