SAPD: 1 dead, 1 hospitalized after shooting at West Side apartment complex

Incident occurred early Saturday

The San Antonio Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that left one man dead and another hospitalized.

SAN ANTONIO – The San Antonio Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that left one man dead and another hospitalized.

At 1:57 a.m. Saturday, officers were called to the 6500 block of West Commerce Street for a shooting.

Upon arrival, officers discovered a man lying on the ground of the parking lot with apparent gunshot wounds. He was taken in critical condition to an area hospital.

At the opposite end of the parking lot, officers then found another man with a gunshot wound. He was pronounced deceased at the scene.

According to SAPD, several people from the complex heard the shots but did not see the shooting or hear any altercation.

One tenant saw a silver car drive away after the shooting, but it is unknown if the car was involved.

Authorities searched the scene but there were no findings related to the shooting.

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