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: Jason Aldean Announces Pittsburgh Stop For Upcoming Concert Tour
The woman had been shot several times as she was driving on Ohio River Boulevard and then crashed nearby.READ MORE: Masks No Longer Required For Vaccinated Staff, Visitors At Westmoreland Co. Courthouse
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: Body Of 20-Year-Old Colt Snyder, Missing Armstrong Co. Man, Found In Allegheny River
A woman was also charged for lying, her name is Madeline Filotei.