Two men shot while skating at park on North Side, SAPD says

Police are still searching for the suspects

Two men were shot while skating at a park on the North Side and San Antonio police say they’re still working to track down the suspects responsible.

SAN ANTONIO – Two men were shot while skating at a park on the North Side and San Antonio police say they’re still working to track down the suspects responsible.

The shooting happened around 7:51 p.m. Thursday in the 1500 block of Fresno Street, near Santa Paula Avenue and Neer Avenue.

Police said both men, ages 19 and 20, went to a house on Fresno Street for help after the shooting. That’s when SAPD was notified.

The victims say they were shot at a park while they were skating. Police went to three parks nearby, but were unable to locate a crime scene.

The two men were taken by EMS to an area hospital for treatment. Their injuries are life-threatening.

Police are still working to track down the suspects.

This is a developing story and we’ll bring more updates as they become available.


About the Authors:

Cody King is a digital journalist for KSAT 12. She previously worked for WICS/WRSP 20 in Springfield, Illinois.

Allysa Cole is a news reporter at KSAT 12. She joined the station in September 2022. She previously worked in the Rio Grande Valley at KGBT, KRGV and Azteca Valle. She started her career at WHPM FOX23 in Hattiesburg, Mississippi, after graduating from University of Southern Mississippi. Allysa is a Detroit native.