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Man sleeping at home hit once after 30 shots fired in drive-by shooting

Shooting was reported in 600 block of W. Mitchell St

SAN ANTONIO – A 20-year-old man was taken to an area hospital after he was wounded in a drive-by shooting overnight, San Antonio police said. 

Police got the call for the shooting around 12:30 a.m. Thursday in the 600 block of West Mitchell Street, located not far from South Flores Street on the city's South Side.

According to police, the victim was sleeping in his own bed when a black sedan drove by the home firing off at least 30 shots. One of the bullets went through the wall, striking the victim in the leg, police said.

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The victim was taken to San Antonio Military Medical Center for his injury. He is expected to recover.

A motive for the shooting is not currently known. No arrests have been made in the case. 


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