Man sought in San Antonio shooting that left his girlfriend dead surrenders to Dallas police

Evan Aaron Held was wanted by SAPD in connection with shooting Wednesday night in 1200 block of El Monte Boulevard

Evan Aaron Held is wanted by SAPD in connection with a shooting that left his girlfriend dead and another woman injured. The shooting happened in the 1200 block of El Monte Boulevard.
Evan Aaron Held is wanted by SAPD in connection with a shooting that left his girlfriend dead and another woman injured. The shooting happened in the 1200 block of El Monte Boulevard. (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIO – A man wanted in connection with a shooting that left his girlfriend dead and another woman wounded has turned himself in to Dallas police, according to the San Antonio Police Department.

SAPD asked for help in locating Evan Aaron Held, 30, who was wanted on charges of murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

According to SAPD, Held got into an argument with Sara Silva, 31, around 11:30 p.m. on Wednesday at a home in the 1200 block of El Monte Boulevard, near Blanco and Basse roads.

Held fired several shots through a door that struck Silva, killing her, police said.

A 71-year-old woman was also shot but is expected to be OK.

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