Officials ID 39-year-old man fatally shot outside apartment complex

Reginald Jerome Adams was killed in 4800 block of Pecan Grove

A man is dead and another man is injured after a shooting on the city’s Southeast Side, police said.
A man is dead and another man is injured after a shooting on the city’s Southeast Side, police said.

SAN ANTONIOUpdate (April 23, 2020):

Officials have identified the man killed in a shooting on the Southeast Side late Tuesday.

Reginald Jerome Adams, 39, died outside an apartment building where he lived in the 4800 block of Pecan Grove Boulevard, according to the Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office.

He was found dead on the floor around 9:45 p.m., after San Antonio police officers heard several shots fired.

Original (April 21, 2020):

A man is dead and the suspect is injured after a shooting on the Southeast Side, police said.

According to preliminary information from SAPD, officers were in the area and heard several shots fired around 9:45 p.m. Tuesday in the 4800 block of Pecan Grove Boulevard.

When police arrived to the apartment complex where the shooting happened, they found a 39-year-old man dead with multiple gunshot wounds, officials said. He was on the floor near an apartment building, surrounded by a handgun and several shell casings.

A suspect was shot in the abdomen and found in the parking lot with several shell casings nearby. He was taken to Brooke Army Medical Center. His condition is unknown at this time.

Police said a large crowd had gathered and more officers were called. No witnesses were found but officers are investigating a possible suspect vehicle that fled the location.


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Ivan Herrera has worked as a journalist in San Antonio for five years. Before living in SA, Ivan covered border news in the Rio Grande Valley.

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