Man, 27, fatally shot during altercation on city’s far South Side; suspect arrested, police say

Incident occurred around 8:20 p.m. in 400 block of Ike Street

San Antonio police are investigating a shooting that killed a man on the city's far South Side.

SAN ANTONIO – One man is dead and another is in custody following a shooting during an altercation on the city’s far South Side late Wednesday night, according to San Antonio police.

Officers were called around 8:20 p.m. to a home in the 400 block of Ike Street, not far from Loop 410 and Palo Alto Road after receiving word of both a fight and shots fired.

According to police, officers arrived to find a 27-year-old man wounded during a fight outside the home. Despite life-saving measures, the man was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

SAPD said the suspect, a 38-year-old man, was arrested by officers without incident. He is charged with murder. The suspect was not identified by police.

Authorities also did not say exactly what the argument was about. The investigation is ongoing, police said.


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