Officials: Woman dies from injuries after being shot at South Side Subway restaurant

The woman was found seriously wounded behind a counter Friday morning, police say


San Antonio police say a 43-year-old woman has died from her injuries after she was found shot behind a counter at a South Side Subway restaurant.

Marisela Cadena was pronounced deceased at 5:02 p.m., according to the Medical Examiner’s Office.

Police say someone came into the Subway restaurant and found Cadena seriously wounded after she was shot around 8 a.m. Friday.

It’s unclear if the gunman knew the victim or if it was an attempted robbery, officials say.

We’ll bring more updates as they become available.


An employee of a South Side sandwich shop was found shot behind the counter early Friday morning, San Antonio police said.

Officers were called just after 8 a.m. to a Subway restaurant at the Espada North Shopping Center in the 11600 block of SE Loop 410, not far from Roosevelt Avenue after receiving reports of a woman injured.

According to police, someone entered the store and found the female employee, a woman in her 30s or 40s, seriously wounded.

Police said no one was inside the restaurant at the time of the shooting, and that the shooter ran off.

Investigators say surveillance video shows a man in his 30s or 40s inside the store just before the shooting. Police said they do not know if the gunman knew the victim, or if it was an attempted robbery.

Police said the victim was taken to an area hospital in serious condition. Her name was not released.

This is a developing story. Stay with KSAT 12 both online and on-air for more information.

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