Baby waved at suspects before mother was fatally shot shielding her in Chicago.

Chicago Mother died shielding Her Baby

Chicago police obtained shocking footage that was leaked on social media showing a mother shielding her 1 year-old baby during a drive by shooting.

video shows 24 year-old Brittany hill getting shot in West Chicago at point-blank range. The footage shows Hill shielding her toddler from gunfire.

The shooting happened in the 1200 block of North Mason Avenue on the far West Side around 8:50 a.m. on Tuesday, May 28. The video is from a city camera in the area of Division and Mason.

Hill was pronounced dead around 9:25 a.m. Area North detectives are investigating and believe the shooting was not a random act and that the woman was targeted due to gang conflicts.


Police have now charged Michael Washington, 39, and Eric Adams, 23, in connection with Hill’s death.