KERRVILLE, Texas -

Kerrville police are investigating a shooting that sent a man to a San Antonio hospital.

Police responded to a 911 call involving a weapon discharge and an injured person around 2 p.m. on Thursday. 

Officers arrived at the scene, in the 900 block of Paschal Avenue, where they found the victim. The 27-year-old man had been shot multiple times by small-caliber rifle.

Paramedics arrived to treat the man, who was later transported by medical helicopter to a San Antonio hospital.

According to police, the investigation revealed that the shooting started from a disturbance between the suspect and the victim.

The suspect, 25-year-old Leroy Carrizales, was found at the scene, where he was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, police said. He was then taken to the Kerr County jail.

The Kerrville Police Department Criminal Investigation Unit is investigating the shooting.

Anyone with information related the incident is asked to call CIU at 830-257-8181 or Kerr County Crime Stoppers at 830-896-8477.