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Seguin man accused of shooting woman arrested

Benito Refugio Casarez Jr., 29, held on $250k bail at Guadalupe County Jail

SAN ANTONIO – A 29-year-old man was arrested after police said he shot and wounded a woman on Thursday in Seguin.

Seguin police arrested Benito Refugio Casarez Jr. in connnection with the shooting of a 40-year-old woman in the 200 block of South Austin Street. 

The woman was taken to Guadalupe Regional Medical Center and later transferred to San Antonio Military Medical Center for a non-life-threatening gunshot wound, according to a news release. 

Casarez was charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon-family violence. His bond was set $250,000.