Pregnant Bradenton woman escapes attack

Herald staff reportMay 7, 2013 

A 4-month-pregnant woman was allegedly kicked and punched in the stomach Tuesday by her boyfriend’s ex-girlfriend and her friends, according to the Bradenton Police Department. The couple told police they were sitting in his car on the 200 block of 12th Street East when the ex-girlfriend arrived in a second vehicle with her friends. The suspects allegedly attacked her knowing she was pregnant. She managed to escape and was taken to Manatee Memorial Hospital Emergency Room as a precaution. The known suspect has been identified and a warrant is being issued, according to BPD.

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