Police Arrest Man Suspected of Shooting Ex-Girlfriend, Child

Kenneth Newsome
Kenneth Newsome

Police arrested Kenneth Newsome after they received a tip from CrimeStoppers and picked him up earlier this afternoon. He was wanted for shooting his ex-girlfriend and her child Monday morning on Glynwood Avenue.

Police say the woman was shot twice--once in the arm and once in the leg. Officers say Newsome then shot her child once in the leg.

Both are expected to make a full recovery.

Reported by: Katie Pike, kpike@wtoc.com