The Number of Women Facing Domestic Abuse During Pregnancy

The latest case of alleged family violence, in which Matthew Lara is charged with capital murder for the death of an unborn child, is one of many that become sad statistics at the South Texas Women's Shelter.

Kiii News Anchor Rudy Trevino spent some time at the Women's Shelter on Tuesday, where they say they had 162 clients that were abused during their pregnancy last year.

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