Woman wounded in drive-by shooting outside East side home

Shooter escaped in tan Buick car, witnesses say

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are trying to track down the person who opened fired at a group of people outside an East side home, hitting one woman in her belly.

Officers found that woman outside the home in the 600 block of Potomac Street late Wednesday night.

They say witnesses told them she was among a group of people gathered outside the home and sitting in the front yard when someone in a tan Buick pulled up and began shooting shortly after 11 p.m.

Investigators say the suspects from the vehicle got into a dispute with those at the home shortly before the shooting. Officers later found shells casings in the street.

Police say the woman was stable as she was loaded into an ambulance to Brooke Army Medical Center.

The shooter, however, got away.


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