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Illinois man Shedrick Pryor, shoots his estranged heavily pregnant wife and her friend, before shooting himself in murder-suicide following a domestic dispute

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April Pryor, 24, was seven-months pregnant an enraged spouse fatally shot her on May 22,  the baby did not survive
A domestic dispute saw the mother-of-two move out the home she shared with 32-year-old Shedrick Pryor in Woodbridge, Illinois, days earlier
Shedrick forced his way into the home where she sought shelter, an argument broke out and he started shooting
He shot his heavily pregnant wife, his wife and her host before turning the gun on himself, in a murder-suicide
The second female victim is hospitalized with critical injuries
 An irate husband shot his heavily pregnant wife and her friend at the friend’s home on Monday. Responding officers found the couple both dead from gun shot wounds in the living room of a Woodbridge, Illinois home in an apparent murder-suicide. The second female victim was found in a back room also suffering gun shot wounds.

Police say Shedrick Pryor, 32, killed his wife April Pryor at the apartment in Woodbridge on Monday night. 24-year-old April was seven-months pregnant at the time but the baby did not survive.
Shedrick Pryor, reportedly shot April before turning the gun on himself after an argument broke out. Pryor critically wounded another woman, the apartment owner,  before turning the gun on himself.

Shadrack and April Pryor1.jpgShedrick Pryor [right], fatally shot his pregnant wife, April in Woodbridge Ill., on Monday

The couple had lived together in a nearby home, but Mrs Pryor had moved to the apartment ‘several days prior to the incident,’ following a domestic dispute with her husband.
Shedrick allegedly showed up at the apartment Monday night with a handgun and forced his way inside. During a fight police said, he shot his wife and her friend before turning the gun on himself. An argument broke out before Pryor opened fire.
Neighbors said the two women had children living inside the apartment, who may have witnessed everything.

Officers found Shedrick Pryor and his pregnant wife April, dead in the living room of the Woodbridge apartment, on Monday

April Pryor already had two children. It was not immediately clear if her husband was their father.
‘This tragedy is devastating for the two families involved,’ Woodbridge Police Chief Brian Cunningham said in a statement.
‘We hope they remain strong and united during this difficult time.’
Police are still investigating.

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