Suspect in court over 6-month-old baby shooting

It’s emerged in court that a six-month-old baby was killed in a suspected gang hit, meant for her father.

Little Zahnia Woodward was struck in the back of the head while waiting at a bus stop with her father and a group of his friends last Friday.

EWN's Natalie Malgas reports about the court proceedings today.

As we understand, the gunman was targeting the baby's father because he thought the man was part of a rival gang and a suspected gun peddler in the Ocean View area.

Natalie Malgas, EWN reporter

It turns out according to residents, and eyewitnesses, that the man is not affiliated with any gangs in the area.

Today's brief court appearance of the suspect was postponed for further bail information so that the prosecution can compile a full bail profile of the suspect.

Listen to Natalie Malgas provide more details from court below:

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