Saturday, October 22, 2011

Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.

God bless her and may He watch over her 13 children.

Has the World gone insane?

Pregnant Mom dies shielding schoolchildren from rooftop gunman in Brooklyn
BY Kerry Burke, Mark Morales, Bob Kappstatter AND Rocco Parascandola

A gunman perched on a Brooklyn rooftop opened fire Friday, grazing an 11-year-old girl and killing a pregnant woman who was shielding several of her kids.

A second woman was wounded when the the gunman unleashed a hail of bullets from atop a building near Public School 298 in Brownsville about 2:30 p.m., police said.

Zurana Horton, the 33-year-old pregnant woman, was hit in the head in front of the Lucky Supermarket at Pitkin Ave. and Watkins St. after she threw herself over a group of children, cops and witnesses said.