MISSISSIPPI December 29th 2020 MURDER CASE - Brother & Pregnant Sister Killed, 1 Year old shot
Canton Police identity shooting victims in an attempted robbery early this morning. 19 year old Maudilia Martina Ramirez Garcia and 20-year-old Faustino Ramirez Garcia, brother and sister.
Police said it was a robbery that turned fatal.
A brother, Faustino Ramierez Garcia, 20, and his sister, Maudilia Ramierez Garcia, 19, who was eight months pregnant, were shot and killed inside their home.
Police Chief Otha Brown said the tragic incident happened at 623 Chestnut Alley Tuesday morning around 1:30 a.m.
Inside the home where they took their last breath, family and friends created a makeshift memorial to honor the siblings and the unborn child.
The chief said two others were also inside the home including another relative and a one-year-old, both escaping ￼as the home was being robbed.
“[The older relative] hid in the closet and he was able to run out to the neighbor’s house carrying the baby,” said Brown. “We also know the baby had been shot one time in the face and she is in stable condition at UMMC.”
According to investigators, the female victim was shot once in the face and the male victim was shot once in the back of the head.
As of Tuesday afternoon, the Canton Police Department hasn’t made an arrest in the case but they do have a description of the suspect.
Chief Brown said the gunman is￼ described as being an African-American male, who’s around 5′10″ with a medium build. ￼If you have any information on this incident you’re asked to contact Crime Stoppers or the Canton Police Department and remember: You can report anonymously.
GOFUNDME LET BY: Sylvia Garcia a family member or close friend