SAPD: 2 men found fatally shot inside SUV riddled with bullet holes

Shooting occurred around 2:45 a.m. at Spring View Manor apartments

Officers responded around 2:45 a.m. to the Spring View Manor apartments in the 650 block of South Mel Waiters Way after receiving reports of shots being fired.
Officers responded around 2:45 a.m. to the Spring View Manor apartments in the 650 block of South Mel Waiters Way after receiving reports of shots being fired.

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are investigating after they found two men fatally shot inside a sport utility vehicle early Thursday morning.

Officers responded around 2:45 a.m. to the Spring View Manor apartments in the 650 block of South Mel Waiters Way after receiving reports of shots being fired.

Police said an officer heard as many as 15-20 gunshots. 

The officer drove around the apartments and found a black SUV riddled with bullet holes and the two victims inside, police said.

Authorities say it appeared the victims were approached from behind like an ambush. 

Police said there were no witnesses. 


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Ben Spicer is a digital journalist who works the early morning shift for KSAT.

Sarah Acosta is a weekend Good Morning San Antonio anchor and a general assignments reporter at KSAT12. She joined the news team in April 2018 as a morning reporter for GMSA and is a native South Texan.