Fight at BBQ leads to shooting in southwest San Antonio

1 arrested, 1 injured in shooting at mobile home park on Loop 410 at Old Pearsall Road

Published On: Mar 15 2013 08:11:12 AM CDT
BBQ fight shooting

A man was arrested and another was hospitalized after shots were fired during a barbecue Thursday night at a Southwest Side mobile home park.

San Antonio police said a group of people were drinking and barbecuing in the 8600 block of Loop 410 near Old Pearsall Road when a fight broke out around 10 p.m.

Witnesses tell police the victim began to threaten the suspect's son and the suspect grabbed a handgun.

The suspect fired a warning shot, then shot the victim twice. The victim was taken to University Hospital and listed in stable condition early Friday morning.

The suspect was arrested at the scene, police said. Charges have not been announced against the shooter.