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Man arrested in fatal shooting in downtown San Antonio

SAPD: Justin Rodriguez, 25, arrested; victim targeted

Justin Rodriguez, 25, was arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in the 1800 block of West Commerce.
Justin Rodriguez, 25, was arrested in connection with a fatal shooting in the 1800 block of West Commerce. (KSAT)

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San Antonio police made an arrest in the case. Officials said Justin Rodriguez, 25, was arrested. The victim has not been identified.

Originally:

San Antonio police are investigating a fatal shooting that occurred Tuesday west of downtown, officials said.

Officers were called out to the 1800 block of West Commerce Street before 1 p.m. after receiving calls about the shooting.

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The man was shot multiple times, police said. He was rushed to the San Antonio Military Medical Center, but the victim succumbed to the gunshot wounds.

Police said witnesses reported seeing several people drive off in a car shortly after the shooting occurred. Investigators currently believe the victim was targeted.


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