Man injured, suspect in custody after altercation and cutting on NE Side, police say

Incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. in 9330 block of Perrin Beitel Road

One person was injured and another person is in custody following an altercation and cutting on the city’s Northeast Side early Thursday morning.

SAN ANTONIO – One person was injured and another person is in custody following an altercation and cutting on the city’s Northeast Side early Thursday morning.

The incident occurred around 2:30 a.m. at the Flats at 9338 apartments in the 9300 block of Perrin Beitel Road, not far from Cowboy’s Dance Hall and Loop 410.

According to police, an argument broke out between two men and one of the men was cut in his face and arm. The 23-year-old man was treated at the scene and taken to an area hospital for his injuries.

SAPD said the two men had been involved in a verbal altercation prior to the fight.

Authorities say they arrested the other person, a 35-year-old man, on scene for his role in what happened. He is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

The San Antonio Police Department, the San Antonio Fire Department and EMS all answered the call.

SAPD did not say exactly what the argument was about.


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