Stabbing death of a pregnant woman.


Suffolk County Police arrested a North Bay Shore woman for the stabbing death of a 26-year-old pregnant woman.

Barbara Santos and Shantelle Scruggs both reside at Project ReDirect, a homeless shelter, located at 16 Pine Aire Drive,North Bay Shore. Both women are eight months pregnant and live in the home with 20 people.

Police say Scruggs confronted Santos in a bedroom of another resident, Friday and stabbed her in the chest.

The project manager called 911.NYC Paramedics transported Santos to Southside Hospital where she was pronounced dead.

Attempts to save Santos' unborn baby were unsuccessful.

Homicide Squad detectives charged Scruggs, 21, with Manslaughter.

1 comment:

AlexD said...

Fellow Medic,

I understand NYC can be a harried experience if you are a newbie. What is a regular day like for you? I mean as in calls per unit. So forth and so on. I work in rural EMS so I am sure there is nothing to compare to your experiences. Good post.

Alex ~D~
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