Man shot to death on SE Side

Police: Suspect in custody is victim's nephew


SAN ANTONIO – A 19-year-old man was arrested in connection with the shooting death of his 34-year-old uncle Wednesday night, police said.

Lt. Scott Bell with the SAPD said the suspect and the victim had been drinking and got into an argument which spilled into the street near the 1200 block of Schley Avenue.

When the argument became physical, the suspect pulled a handgun and and shot the victim. The victim died at the scene. His name has not been released.

Bell said officers recovered what they believe is the weapon used in the shooting.