Man in critical condition after South Side shooting

Shooting happened in 300 block of Crane

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SAN ANTONIO – UPDATE: The medical examiner confirmed Ruben Sanchez, 40, died from his injuries.


A man is in critical condition after getting shot on the city’s South Side Friday.

The shooting happened just before 6 p.m. in the 300 block of Crane.

Police said the victim was washing his car in his front yard when a car pulled up with a man and woman inside. The woman apparently got out to talk to the victim. That’s when police said the man in the car got out and shot the victim.

The victim was taken to SAMMC. The man and woman fled the scene. 

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Ivan Herrera has worked as a journalist in San Antonio for five years. Before living in SA, Ivan covered border news in the Rio Grande Valley.