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Man shot in Northeast Side field in critical condition; suspect arrested

Peter Montejano, 48, charged with aggravated robbery

SAN ANTONIO – Police are investigating after a man was shot in a Northeast Side field during a robbery attempt late Sunday night.

Authorities said the robbery occurred just before 10 p.m. in a field across the street from Sky Top Food Mart in the 3900 block of Eisenhauer Road.

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According to police, the victim, 46-year-old Jeffrey Bruce, managed to walk to the convenience store where he was later discovered by authorities. Bruce was taken to an area hospital in critical condition.

Authorities have arrested Peter Montejano, 48, in connection to the crime. Officials say he approached Bruce and demanded money before firing several shots. He has been charged with aggravated robbery.


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