Baby of slain police officer born

<div class="meta image-caption"><div class="origin-logo origin-image none"><span>none</span></div><span class="caption-text">A photo supplied by Officer John Pawlowski&#39;s family and shown during a video before the start of his viewing and funeral services.</span></div>
June 12, 2009 11:12:49 AM PDT
The baby of Philadelphia Police Officer John Pawlowski, who was killed in the line of duty back in February, was born Thursday night.RELATED: Photos from the life of John Pawlowski
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John Pawlowski, Jr., was born around 11:00 p.m. at Abington Hospital, weighting 6lbs, 10 ounces.

Both mother and baby are doing well.

Officer Pawlowski was killed on February 13th.

Investigators say Rasheed Scrugs tried to rob a cab driver in the Logan section of Philadelphia, and then opened fire on Pawlowski and his partner as they arrived on the scene.

Scrugs has since been ordered to stand trial for murder.

Hack taxi driver Emmanuel Cesar is the man who made a 911 call after a confrontation with Scrugs at Broad and Olney that night.

Cesar testified in court that Scrugs said: "If you call the cops I will shoot you and the cops."

Mark Kline, Pawlowski's partner that night told the court: "He looked at John and fired out of his right pocket. I saw a muzzle flash. John collapsed."

Officer Pawlowski soon died from 3 wounds from a .357 magnum.

Pawlowski was the seventh Philadelphia police officer killed in the line of duty in less than three years.

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