Man shot, killed by masked men who broke into his apartment identified by medical examiner

Police say the victim was pistol-whipped before being shot in the chest

San Antonio police are investigating a murder after two masked men broke into an apartment and shot a man on the far North Side. (KSAT)

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A man who was shot and killed by two masked men who broke into his North Side apartment overnight has been identified by the medical examiner.

Jacoy Roy Grant, 31, died from a gunshot wound to the chest, according to the ME. His death is being ruled a homicide.

At last check, the two suspects responsible are still on the run. The investigation continues.

Original:

San Antonio police are investigating a murder after two masked men broke into an apartment and shot a man on the far North Side.

Officers were called at 2 a.m. Saturday to an apartment complex in the 16400 block of Henderson Pass for a shooting.

According to SAPD, two masked suspects broke into an apartment by kicking down a door and demanding money from the victim.

After pistol-whipping the man, the suspects then shot him once in the torso.

When police arrived, they found the victim deceased inside of the apartment. The suspects took off before officers arrived.

Authorities are still working to gather more evidence and track down the suspects. The investigation continues.

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Victoria Lopez is a Digital Journalist at KSAT. Before joining the team in July 2022, she worked as a Digital Reporter at CBS 4 Rio Grande Valley and Local 23 News. Victoria graduated with a degree in Mass Communications — Public Relations from the University of Texas Rio Grande Valley.