ME identifies man killed in stabbing during heated family argument on South Side

Charges are still pending in the incident

Three men were stabbed after an argument between family members on the South Side, according to San Antonio police. (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIOUPDATE 7/14/21: The Bexar County medical examiner identified the man who died after a stabbing on July 4 that happened during a heated argument between family members on the South Side as 46-year-old Genaro Tabora-Luna.

Three people were stabbed during the argument at a home in the 200 block of East Vestal Place. The condition of the other two people is unknown at this time.

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One man is dead and two others are injured after a heated argument between family members turned into a stabbing on the South Side, according to San Antonio police.

The incident happened around 10:50 p.m., Saturday, in the 200 block of E. Vestal Place.

Police said the family members got into an argument while they were in the Five Palms area. After arguing for a while, they left and drove to a home on Vestal Place.

That’s when another argument broke out between the family members and knives were pulled, officials said.

Three men were stabbed during the argument, and two of them were found at the home on Vestal, police said.

One of the men was taken to the Brooke Army Medical Center in stable condition and the other was treated at the scene and taken to another area hospital, according to SAPD.

The third man was driven by a family member to Texas Vista Medical Hospital, and then was transported to University Hospital where he succumbed to his injuries, police said.

The investigation is ongoing and charges are pending.

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