Police searching for burglar who fired shots at car owners on Northwest Side

No one injured, but neighbors left shaken

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are looking for a car burglar who fired shots at a couple of vehicle owners who confronted him at a Northwest Side apartment complex.

The close call for the couple happened before 6:30 a.m. Monday in the parking lot in the 4900 block of Woodstone.

Police say the man and woman approached a man who was breaking into their vehicle.

He then fired shots at them twice.

Officers later found shell casings on the ground, but were not able to locate any people or property that had been hit by the gunfire.

Police searched a nearby apartment complex where they believed the shooter might be hiding. (KSAT 12 News)

The gunman was last seen running into a different apartment complex across the street.

Police brought out a canine unit and a helicopter to search the area.


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