Angelikque Sutton’s dream of motherhood was gruesomely cut short on Friday, November 20, in the Bronx,when a crazy woman stabbed her before cutting the baby out of her womb.
to Daily News, the 22-year-old was 8½ months pregnant and preparing for
baby’s arrival on Dec. 2. Ashleigh Wade, also 22, allegedly strangled
Sutton, then cut the young woman’s
throat before knifing her in the stomach about 2:30 p.m. She then tore
out her victim’s child. She was pronounced dead at the hospital.
“It appears that the fetus of this woman was removed … surgically
removed by the perpetrator,” Bronx Councilman Andy King said after being briefed by the
police. “This is an ugly incident that cannot be condoned.”
birth right there,” a high-ranking police source said. “But that was
clearly not the case.”
Patrick Bradley, Sutton’s boyfriend, was in a state of shock as he
tried to see the baby at Montefiore Friday night, but was told he
couldn’t because of the pending investigation.
“I’m the baby’s father. I’ve been with her for eight years,” Bradley
told The News. “I don’t know what’s going on. Were there any
Charges against Wade were pending Friday night, as she was taken to Jacobi Medical Center for a psychiatric evaluation.
Wade’s boyfriend, who called 911 after walking into the
blood-splattered apartment — was also being questioned Friday evening,
Sutton, who had just graduated from St. John’s with a criminal justice
degree, lived with her two sisters as she awaited her baby’s arrival.
Her father is a pastor at the nearby Zion Hill Pentecostal Church.
“I can’t believe it … I just saw her earlier today,” said one devastated neighbor.
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