2 suspects in custody after teen shot on Westside street early Sunday

The men are facing a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police arrested two men following a shooting early Sunday that sent one teen to the hospital.

Police were called to the intersection of 36th Street and Castroville Road at about 2 a.m. for reports of a shooting.

Officers on the scene said a 17-year-old boy was shot as he sat in his car.

A witness told police that the suspect vehicle was a black, four-door Nissan. Officers found that vehicle in the area and detained two people — ages 26 and 22.

The men are facing a charge of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

The victim was taken to University Hospital. His injuries are not expected to be life-threatening.

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