Man shot following altercation on NW Side, police say

Officers were called just before 4 a.m. to Cypress Cove Apartments

A 32-year-old man was shot during an altercation on the city’s Northwest Side early Wednesday morning, San Antonio police said.
A 32-year-old man was shot during an altercation on the city’s Northwest Side early Wednesday morning, San Antonio police said.

SAN ANTONIO – A 32-year-old man was shot during an altercation on the city’s Northwest Side early Wednesday morning, San Antonio police said.

Officers were called just before 4 a.m. to the Cypress Cove Apartments in the 6100 block of Northwest Loop 410, not far from Ingram Road and Bandera Road after receiving word of shots fired.

According to police, officers arrived to find a man sitting in his vehicle with a gunshot wound to his back. Multiple bullet holes were seen outside the driver’s side door, police said.

The victim told officers he was shot while in the parking lot of a nearby bar. Authorities say he and the suspect got into an argument prior to the shooting.

Investigators say the man was possibly shot by a family member, in what may have been a family dispute. They did not identify a suspect.

The victim was taken by EMS to University Hospital, with a non-life-threatening injury.

The investigation is ongoing, and no arrests have been made, police said.


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