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2 people critically wounded in apparent attempted murder-suicide at apartment complex on Southwest Side

2 people critically wounded in apparent attempted murder-suicide at apartment complex on Southwest Side

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Mother of one of the victims found them with gunshot wounds to the headA man and a woman in their 20s were critically wounded in what police said was an apparent attempted murder-suicide at an apartment complex in the 7400 block Yarrow Boulevard. (Copyright 2022 by KSAT - All rights reserved.)SAN ANTONIO – A man and a woman in their 20s were critically wounded in what police said was an apparent attempted murder-suicide at an apartment complex Monday afternoon on the city’s Southwest Side.Police said a woman arrived at an apartment in the 7400 block Yarrow Boulevard at around 4:30 p.m. to find her daughter and her ex-boyfriend with gunshot wounds to the head. The pair were taken to Brooke Army Medical Center in critical condition. A handgun was found in the apartment.There didn’t appear...
SAPD seeks help identifying man wanted in shooting deaths of 2 teens

SAPD seeks help identifying man wanted in shooting deaths of 2 teens

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SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Police Department is asking for help identifying a man wanted in connection with the shooting deaths of two teenage boys on the East Side.Police said the unidentified man, seen in the photos above, was captured by surveillance cameras on Sept. 18 at a gas station on East Houston Street.He pulled up in a black Cadillac — the same vehicle that was seen leaving the scene of the shooting, police said. The #SAPD Homicide Unit is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying an alleged suspect in a Capital Murder case. The Capital Murder occurred Sunday, September 18, 2022 on the 200 block of Noblewood Drive. On Sunday, September 18th at approximately 1058 hours, East Patrol Officers were dispatched to the 200 block of Noblewood Drive for a shooting in progre...
Police investigating deadly shooting of armed robbery suspect by store clerk

Police investigating deadly shooting of armed robbery suspect by store clerk

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SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are continuing to investigate a deadly shooting that they say involved a store clerk taking aim at suspected armed robber.The shooting happened late Thursday night at a Circle K store in the 9600 block of San Pedro Avenue.RELATED: Man shot, killed by store clerk during robbery attempt at North Side convenience store, police sayAccording to a preliminary report, the clerk called police after 9:30 p.m. saying he had just shot a man with a gun.Officers at the scene said the clerk told them the suspect had walked in, pretending to be a customer at first.He says the man pulled out a gun and pointed it at him.Police say the clerk, who also had a gun, shot the suspect, causing him to drop his weapon.They say as the suspected robber tried to pick up his gun, the...
Witnesses lead police to woman, 26, accused in fatal hit-and-run crash on Southeast Side

Witnesses lead police to woman, 26, accused in fatal hit-and-run crash on Southeast Side

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SAN ANTONIO – A 26-year-old woman has been arrested following a fatal hit-and-run crash on the city’s Southeast Side early Friday morning, according to San Antonio police.Officers were called around 3:40 a.m. to the 7400 block of I-37 South northbound after receiving word of a person injured.According to police, the victim, a man, was working on his broken down vehicle on the side of the road when he was struck by a passing vehicle. The man hit was pronounced dead at the scene.The female driver fled after crash, but was found after witnesses were able to give details on where she fled to, police said. The woman was taken into custody without incident.The name and age of the man killed have not yet been released. SAPD has not identified the woman arrested.Police did say that the woman wi...
Man shot, killed by store clerk during robbery attempt at North Side convenience store, police say

Man shot, killed by store clerk during robbery attempt at North Side convenience store, police say

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SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police say a man is dead after he was shot while trying to rob a North Side convenience store late Thursday night.The shooting happened around 9:45 p.m. at a Valero gas station in the 9500 block of San Pedro Avenue, not far from Isom Road and Loop 410.According to police, the man walked into the store and began acting as a customer, reaching for his wallet before pulling out a gun on the store clerk. That’s when, police say, the clerk saw the gun and pulled out his own, shooting the man.SAPD said the man fell to the ground and again tried to reach for his gun, but the clerk shot the man a second time. He was pronounced dead at the scene.The name and age of the man killed have not been released, pending notification to next of kin. The clerk was not injured in t...
Victim killed in DWI crash on North Side identified

Victim killed in DWI crash on North Side identified

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SAN ANTONIO – The Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified a man killed in a DWI crash on the North Side.The victim was identified as Carlos Joe Moreno, 24.According to San Antonio police, at 2 a.m. Sunday, a Chevrolet Silverado was traveling at a high rate of speed northbound on Highway 281, swerving between vehicles before losing control.The driver of the Chevrolet crashed into a concrete median on the right shoulder, pushing a car down the road.According to SAPD, the car then continued to hit medians, flinging the vehicle from the left to right medians.The Chevrolet then drove over the median and landed on the access road of a blocked-off construction zone. The vehicle continued to roll and slide in the construction zone before stopping, SAPD said.The passenger of the ve...
Man shot in neck by other driver, crashes into house north of downtown

Man shot in neck by other driver, crashes into house north of downtown

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Shooting victim was in stable conditionSan Antonio police are searching for the person who opened fire at another driver before taking off north of downtown. Officers aren't yet calling the shooting near Zilla Street and McCullough Avenue a case of road rage. Police say a driver slammed on his brakes and yelled at the driver behind him to get out. As the victim backed the car up, police say the suspect fired four gunshots. One of those shots hit the victim in the neck, and they were taken to the hospital.SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are searching for a person who shot at another driver on Tuesday evening.Police said a 22-year-old male driver and two passengers were heading in the 200 block of Dean, near Zilla Street and McCullough Avenue, when the car in front of them came to an a...
Police seek information in 1999 cold case of man shot, killed outside house party on West Side

Police seek information in 1999 cold case of man shot, killed outside house party on West Side

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SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Police Department and Crime Stoppers are still searching for the suspect(s) responsible for a shooting that killed a man outside a West Side home 23 years ago.According to police, Steve Palafos was shot and killed on August 8, 1999, outside a party in the 800 block of Pleasure Park Street.Police said Palafo and several of his friends got in a fight with other people at the party moments before he was shot.Anyone with information about the incident is urged to call Crime Stoppers at (210) 224-STOP.Tips can also be texted to CRIMES (274637) or by visiting the Crime Stoppers website.Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest.Also on KSATCopyright 2020 by KSAT - All rights reserved. Source link