Man wrestles with intruder after suspect breaks into home, police say

Incident occurred around 11:30 p.m. in 3400 block of Salado Creek

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police is looking for a suspect who broke into a far Northeast Side apartment complex only to wrestle with the person living there.

The incident occurred around 11:30 p.m. Monday in the 3400 block of Salado Creek, not far from Nacogdoches Road.

According to police, the man happened to walk out of his bedroom to find the suspect in his kitchen. That's when, police say, the homeowner tried wrestling a gun away from the intruder.

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Police said the gun went off, barely missing the man just before the suspect ran.

SAPD said they are searching for the suspect. A description is not presently known. 



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