Fla. woman gives birth in coma

Published: Monday, January 7, 2008 at 3:20 p.m.
Last Modified: Monday, January 7, 2008 at 3:20 p.m.

BELLE GLADE, Fla. - A 19-year-old woman in a coma because she was shot in the head has given birth in Palm Beach County.

Ronkeysha Thomas was eight months pregnant when she was shot Saturday night. Family members say doctors performed an emergency Caesarean section Sunday to deliver the baby boy.

Authorities say Thomas was out with friends in Belle Glade when the group heard popping noises.

Investigators are still seeking suspects.

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