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Deputies respond to report of shooting near Converse

Man, 32, taken to University Hospital after shooting

A Converse man was rushed to University Hospital after being shot in the chest Tuesday afternoon.
A Converse man was rushed to University Hospital after being shot in the chest Tuesday afternoon.

A Converse man was rushed to University Hospital after being shot in the chest.

It happened around 3 p.m. on Tuesday in the 6800 block of Waterfall Pass.

The 32-year-old victim was conscious and alert when he was taken to the hospital.

"We know he was shot in the greenbelt behind his home," said Paul Berry, a spokesman for the Bexar County Sheriff's Office.

Berry said one man, who may have been a witness, is speaking with detectives.

Berry said they aren't actively looking for a shooter, but they're continuing to try and speak with the victim, who is being uncooperative.

Neither the victim nor his alleged shooter have been identified by police.