Man fatally shot after trying to rob couple at apartment complex, SAPD says

The man was pronounced dead at the scene, according to police

SAN ANTONIO – A man was shot and killed after trying to rob two people outside of a Northeast Side apartment complex, according to San Antonio police.

The Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the man killed as Kvonte Dibrelo, 21.

The incident happened around 9 p.m., Saturday, in the 8600 block of Starcrest Drive, just north of Loop 410.

Police said a couple that lived at the complex was approached by the man, who was armed with a firearm.

He tried to rob them, but a scuffle ensued and the couple took the man’s gun and fatally shot him, according to officials.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene, police said. No other injuries were reported.

The information is preliminary and subject to change as the investigation continues.

We’ll bring more updates to this story as they become available.

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