Investigation into shooting that led to death of newborn baby

The Austin Police Department continues its investigation into a shooting that led to the death of a newborn baby.

The shooting happened just before 10 p.m. on July 20 in the 700 block of Turtle Creek Boulevard at The Arts Apartment complex.

First responders responded to a call of shots fired and when they arrived they found a pregnant woman with gunshot wounds.

The woman was taken to the hospital in critical condition and her baby was delivered.

Austin police say they were notified on July 28 that the baby had died.

The Travis County Medical Examiner's Office is conducting an autopsy to determine the exact cause of death.

Officials say the death is currently being investigated as a homicide.