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SAPD: Man in critical condition after Southwest Side shooting

The suspect was arrested a few blocks away after shots were fired, per police

SAPD: Man in critical condition after Southwest Side shooting
SAPD: Man in critical condition after Southwest Side shooting (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIO – A man is in critical condition after he was shot in the head overnight on the Southwest Side, according to San Antonio Police Department.

The shooting happened at 11:18 p.m. in the 1800 block of W. Pyron Avenue.

Police say several people were hanging out near a home when a car pulled up and one of the suspects pulled a gun.

The suspect allegedly fired several shots toward the home, hitting one person in the head, authorities say.

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The man was taken to Brooke Army Medical Center in critical condition.

Police say the suspect took off after the shots were fired but he was later found and arrested a few blocks away.

Officers on the scene said the suspect and the victim are cousins who had an argument over something from earlier in the day.