Police, Texas Rangers investigating possible shooting in Poteet

POTEET, Texas – Poteet police and the Texas Rangers are investigating a possible shooting near an old taxidermy building.

Officers were dispatched around 5:30 p.m., Thursday, to a scene near Highway 16 and Amphion West Road.

A KSAT crew at the scene said they saw a body being rolled away in front of VR Outfitters, a meat processing and taxidermy business.

Police have not confirmed the possible shooting. KSAT is working to gather more information about the case and will update this story on air and online when new details are available.


About the Authors:

Jonathan Cotto is a reporter for KSAT's Nightbeat. Jonathan speaks English and Spanish and is a veteran of the United States Navy. Previously, he worked in South Texas.

Before starting KSAT in 2017, Lee was a photojournalist at KENS 5, where he won a Lone Star Emmy in 2014 for Best Weather Segment. In 2009 and 2010 Lee garnered first-place awards with the Texas Association of Broadcasters for Best Investigative Series in College Station, as well as winning first place for Staff Photojournalism in 2011 at KBTX.