Authorities ID second teen who was fatally shot in car on East Side

Omar Neal, 16, and Devin Taylor, 17, died on Sunday

Two people are injured and hospitalized after a shooting on the East Side, according to San Antonio police. Two persons of interest are in custody.

SAN ANTONIO – The Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the second teenager who died in a shooting on the East Side on Sunday.

Omar Neal, 16, died of a gunshot wound to the chest, authorities said Tuesday morning. The office previously identified another shooting victim as Devin Taylor, 17.

San Antonio police said Neal and Taylor were shot before 11 a.m. on Sunday in the 200 block of Noblewood Drive.

They were taken to the hospital, where they later died.

The shooting may have started at a nearby gas station and ended at the location, according to SAPD. Officers said the vehicle that the victims were in had been reported stolen.

Police took two persons of interest into custody soon after the shooting. It is unclear what charges, if any, they are facing in the shooting.

People speak with SAPD officers at shooing scene in East Side San Antonio. (KSAT)

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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.