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Pregnant mother of four murdered in Brooklyn

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The person who killed a pregnant Brooklyn woman due to get married Sunday reportedly wanted justice for the 'DC sniper' and vowed to kill more expectant mothers, reported the NY Post.

Vindalee Smith, 38, was eight months pregnant and on the verge of starting a new life when she was stabbed to death in her basement apartment Saturday.  

A note left by the killer was underneath the body, reported the NY Post. It said one pregnant woman a week would die unless Washington, DC, sniper Lee Boyd Malvo was released from prison, according to the Post.

Smith, a home health care worker, had been living on East 94th Street in East Flatbush for only a few weeks.

Sources tell Fox 5 News that when Smith was not seen on Friday, her landlord got a duplicate key made and went to check on her. That's when he made the gruesome discovery. 

Her throat was slashed and her neck punctured, both she and her unborn baby were dead. 

Smith already had four children, two adults and two teens, but was set to make a fresh start.

A devout Seventh-day Adventist, she was supposed to be enjoying a baby shower and her wedding this weekend at New Dimension Church. 

Instead, her children and church members are planning her funeral. Her pastor said she had received death threats from a former neighbor but no one could have imagined this. 

Smith's neighbors are hoping police make an arrest in this case soon, so they can put their fears to rest.

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