SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) - The Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Department has arrested a suspect for the shooting of a pregnant woman on Nov. 5.
Kevin Maxwell, 20, was apprehended on Wednesday. He is charged with reckless conduct and a parole violation.
Officers responded to the 1100 block of East 56th Street at about 11:20 p.m. on Nov. 5 and found the 20-year-old woman suffering from a gunshot wound.
Detectives determined the woman had been in a physical altercation with another woman outside the East 56th Street residence. While they were fighting, Maxwell allegedly pulled out a gun and fired a round into the floor of the porch. Police say the bullet ricocheted, striking the pregnant woman.