Chicago woman who struggled to get pregnant says she feared she'd MISCARRIED ... trends now
The West Town resident begged Mayor Brandon Johnson to do more to curb the rampant violence in her neighborhood, which saw crime rocket by 40 per cent in a year.
The mom appeared alongside Alderman Gilbert Vegas at a rally on Wednesday to demand more cops in the area.
She struggled to maintain her composure as she told how she had been returning from the school run on December 12 when four men pulled up alongside her toting a semi-automatic weapon and a handgun.
She told CBS Chicago: 'I was four months pregnant at the time and I was sure the trauma of that day ended my long-awaited pregnancy. Thankfully, that was not the case.'
A resident of Chicago's West Town has told how she feared she had lost her baby after the trauma of being carjacked at gunpoint
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Crime in West Town has spiraled over the last 12 months with motor vehicle theft up more than 100 per cent
'As the days and weeks went on, all I could think about was, what if I had