Baby born after pregnant mother was fatally shot has died

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CHICAGO, Ill., (AP) -- According to authorities, a baby girl who was born after her pregnant mother was shot and killed has died too.

The baby's mother, 20 year-old Charnella Lemon, was sitting in a parked vehicle in Fernwood with 33-year-old Terrence Carter on Friday when someone approached them on foot and shot them both.

Lemon, of Dolton, was shot three times in the chest and was taken to Christ Medical Center in Oak Lawn, where she was pronounced dead. The baby, Jenae, was delivered and had been listen in critical condition.

The Cook County medical examiner's office says the baby, Jenae Lemon, died Monday afternoon.

Terrence Carter, of Saulk Village, was shot in the chest and pronounced dead at the scene, according to authorities.

No arrests have yet been made in the shooting.