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Man shot while standing outside Southeast Side bar, police say

SAPD: Shooter was in a blue pickup

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are trying to track down the person who shot a man as he stood outside a Southeast Side bar.

Officers responded to the bar, in the 4700 block of Pecan Valley Road, late Sunday night.

They found a man with a gunshot wound in his chest outside the bar, and shell casings in the street nearby.

Police say witnesses reported seeing someone in a blue pickup fire the shots after 11 p.m.

Officers searched the area, but did not find the truck.

They weren’t able to say right away whether the shooting appeared to be random or if the victim may have been targeted.

The man who was shot is expected to be OK.

Police say he was stable as he left for a hospital in an ambulance.


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