Pregnant woman shot trying to defend herself against a rapist in Detroit this morning

FortPolice are on the hunt for a man who tried to rape a 21-year-old pregnant  woman at 5 this morning and then shot her behind a building on the 6100 block of West Fort in Detroit.

The victim, who is several months pregnant, survived, but the man is considered armed and dangerous.

The suspect picked up the victim in his car for unknown reasons.

The only information on the suspect is that he’s Hispanic.

Update: Suspect arrested.

Steve Neavling

Steve Neavling lives and works in Detroit as an investigative journalist. His stories have uncovered corruption, led to arrests and reforms and prompted FBI investigations.