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SAPD: Man shot while roommate was unloading gun

Victim in critical condition after being shot in stomach

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SAN ANTONIO – A man was in critical condition at University Hospital Tuesday after an overnight shooting on the far North Side.

San Antonio police investigators said his roommate accidentally shot him in the stomach around 1:30 a.m. at the Encino Common Apartments, near Highway 281 and Evans Road.

Police said the victim's roommate was unloading his gun when it accidentally went off.

The roommate was detained for questioning.