Suspect in beating death of pregnant woman in court
PHILADELPHIA - A man accused of beating a pregnant woman to death last February is scheduled to appear in court this morning...
A man accused of beating a pregnant woman to death last February is scheduled to appear in court this morning.
28-year-old Walter Williams is set for a preliminary hearing today at 9 a.m.
Williams is accused of murdering 21-year-old Tovoyia Owens back on February 7th.
Investigators say that she was kicked and punched during a fight outside of traffic court. She was taken to the hospital where she later died of blunt impact trauma to the neck. She was 4-months pregnant.
Williams is charged with murder. Investigators say that a feud between Williams and Owens’ brother is what led to the attack.
29-year-old Robert Canada was also arrested for his alleged role in Owens’ death. He is charged with aggravated and simple assault.
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