Father stabs son during argument on Northeast Side, San Antonio police say

The suspect is still on the run, according to police

An argument between a father and son took a violent turn overnight, leaving one of them hospitalized, according to San Antonio police.
An argument between a father and son took a violent turn overnight, leaving one of them hospitalized, according to San Antonio police.

SAN ANTONIO – An argument between a father and son took a violent turn overnight, leaving one of them hospitalized, according to San Antonio police.

Police were called out to Salado Creek Estates, located in the 800 block of Corinne Drive near Austin Highway, around 11:45 p.m. Saturday.

According to preliminary information provided at the scene, a father and son got into an argument at their mobile home.

The situation ended in a bloody scene after the father, a 55-year-old man, stabbed his 40-year-old son in the stomach, police said.

Neighbors say the mobile home community is usually quiet and are surprised at the violent altercation.

The victim was taken to the Brooke Army Medical Center in serious condition.

As of Sunday morning, police say the suspect, who hasn’t been identified yet, is still on the run.

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Alicia Barrera is a KSAT 12 News reporter and anchor. She is also a co-host of the streaming show KSAT News Now. Alicia is a first-generation Mexican-American, fluent in both Spanish and English with a bachelor's degree from Our Lady of the Lake University. She enjoys reading books, traveling solo across Mexico and spending time with family.