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2-year-old boy shot and killed while pregnant mother streamed video of murder on Facebook Live

By Mason White 6:01 PM February 19, 2017
Devon Swan
By: Tanya Clark

(Scroll down for video) Police launched an investigation after a mother, her boyfriend, and her son were shot while she was recording a Facebook Live video, according to police in Illinois.

Chicago police said that the incident unfolded on Tuesday around 1:30 p.m., as the three victims were driving in a car on in the 2300 block of South Kenneth Avenue.

The 20-year-old woman, who is pregnant, was sitting in the car with her 2-year-old son, Lavontay White Jr., and her boyfriend, 26-year-old Lazarec Collins.

She was recording video on Facebook Live, and singing songs.

Suddenly, a car blocked them in and a man with a gun began shooting at them. White and the woman’s boyfriend were hit and the head, and they died.

The pregnant woman was rushed to Mount Sinai Hospital, where she and the unborn child are expected to survive.

26-year-old Devon Swan was arrested and charged with first-degree murder.