1 dead, 1 critically injured after call for shooting in south Bexar County, authorities say

BEXAR COUNTY, Texas – One female is dead and another is in critical condition after a call for a shooting in south Bexar County, deputies said.

Deputies were dispatched Tuesday night to the 21300 block of Highway 281 South near Rockport.

The Bexar County Sheriff’s Office gave limited details about this incident. Deputies said the victims were both female but were not able to tell KSAT 12 the ages of the victims.

The female who was in critical condition was transported to University Hospital.

The call about the shooting came in before 7 p.m. Neighbors said they heard shots fired.

Investigators are still combing through the scene and are figuring out what caused the females’ injuries.

“This is a homicide case, so we don't want to put information out there that can corrupt our scene, corrupt our investigation on it. So our homicide detectives are out and they are investigating it,” said Deputy Leonard Lopez.

No arrests have been made in this case.

KSAT 12 will update this story as more information becomes available.

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