Police find homeless man shot in street on near NW Side; man arrested

Alfredo Martinez, 28, is in police custody

Alfredo Martinez, 28. (KSAT)

San Antonio police have arrested a man accused of shooting another man after trying to rob him, according to an SAPD spokesperson.

Alfredo Martinez, 28, is in custody and expected to be charged with aggravated robbery, according to SAPD.

Original Story: Officials: Homeless man shot after suspect tries to steal his bicycle

Police said they were called to the intersection of N. Brazos Street and Kaufmann Court just before 11 p.m. on Saturday for a shooting. Officers found the victim, 33, in the street. He identified Martinez and said he was shot because Martinez tried to steal his bike and he wouldn’t let him take it.

Police found Martinez inside a nearby bar.

The victim was taken to the hospital in critical condition.

A man was shot five times after a suspect attempted to steal his bicycle on the West Side, according to San Antonio Police.

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