By: KDKA-TV News Staff
OHIO TOWNSHIP (KDKA) – An Ohio Township police office is credited with likely saving the life of a pregnant woman and her unborn child last week.READ MORE: Mon Wharf Reopening For Parking On Monday
The woman had been shot several times as she was driving on Ohio River Boulevard and then crashed nearby.READ MORE: University of Pittsburgh Main Campus Shifts Into Lower-Risk Classification For The Coronavirus
Ohio Township Police Officer Kevin Boyd, a Marine Corps veteran, and Purple Heart recipient was first on scene and maintained the woman’s airway, packed her wounds, and reduced the bleeding until medics arrived.
Police are still looking for the suspected shooter, Roderick Ferguson.MORE NEWS: Baldwin High School Students Raise Thousands Of Dollars Through Polar Pop Event For Special Olympics Of Pennsylvania
A woman was also charged for lying, her name is Madeline Filotei.