Southeast Side man robbed, forced to the ground and shot, police say

Incident occurred around 1 a.m. in 5900 block of Cinnabar Cove

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SAN ANTONIO – A Southeast Side man is at an area hospital after being robbed, forced on the ground and shot, San Antonio police said Friday.

The robbery and shooting occurred around 1 a.m. in the 5900 block of Cinnabar Cove, found not far from South Foster Road and New Sulphur Springs.

According to police, the 37-year-old victim had been walking outside when a man roughly six feet tall in all black clothes and a mask took his wallet and phone. The suspect then made the victim get on the ground before shooting him in the back and fleeing, police said.

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The victim was taken to San Antonio Military Medical Center for his injuries. 

Police said at this time no arrests have been made in the case.

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