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Man fatally shot during bar confrontation

Victim shot at Crazy 8 Saloon in 500 block of N. WW White Road

SAN ANTONIO – A man believed to be in his 50s was fatally shot Wednesday night during a confrontation inside an East Side bar, San Antonio police said.

According to police on scene, the victim was shot at around 9:30 p.m. at the Crazy 8 Saloon in the 500 block of N. WW White Road.

The victim managed to make it outside the bar, but collapsed in front of a business next door.  

Police found the man lying on the ground with a gunshout wound in the torso.

Paramedics attempted to revive him, but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Witnesses inside the bar initially told police they did not see what happened.

Police said they will review surveillance video from the bar. The shooter fled and police said an arrest has not been made. The name of the victim has not been released.


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