Woman charged after 18-month-old baby girl killed in North Memphis shooting, police say

A baby is dead and a woman in critical condition after gunfire rang out in North Memphis on Friday, according to the Memphis Police Department (MPD).

MPD said the shooting happened on Breedlove Street around 5 p.m.

PHOTOS: Toddler shot to death at Memphis apartments

A toddler was shot to death at an apartment complex on Breedlove Street in Memphis on Friday, November 4, 2022, according to Memphis Police. Police said a woman was also shot and critically injured. The woman police believe is responsible for the shooting took off in a gray Infiniti, police said.
A toddler was shot to death at an apartment complex on Breedlove Street in Memphis on Friday, November 4, 2022, according to Memphis Police. Police said a woman was also shot and critically injured. The woman police believe is responsible for the shooting took off in a gray Infiniti, police said.

When FOX13 crews arrived, Memphis Police were swarming the Chicago Park Place Apartments.

Those bullets left an 18-month-old baby girl dead at the scene, according to police.

Police said another woman who knew the woman and child pulled the trigger before taking off in a gray Infiniti.

The woman responsible for the shooting turned herself in shortly after the deadly shooting, Memphis Police said.

Juanita Bruce, 19, was charged with First Degree Murder, 4 counts of Attempted First Degree Murder, and 4 counts of Employment of a Firearm with Intent to Commit to a Felony.

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