Man killed in Northeast Bexar County shooting identified by medical examiner

Deputies still searching for suspect; victim has not been identified

BEXAR COUNTY, TexasUpdate:

A 32-year-old man who was shot and killed in Northeast Bexar County has been identified by the medical examiner.

Duniel Valladares-Fernandez died from a gunshot wound, according to the ME. His death is being ruled as a homicide.

At last check, the suspect is still on the run and further details on what led to the shooting are still limited.

Original:

The Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office says a man in his 30s who was shot in the chest in Northeast Bexar County late Thursday night has died.

The name of the man killed not been released.

The shooting happened just after 8:30 p.m. Thursday, in the 7000 block of Winsford Drive.

A caller who reported the shooting told deputies they heard three gunshots, but did not witness anything.

When deputies arrived, they found the man with a gunshot wound to the chest. He was unresponsive, and deputies began performing CPR.

The man was taken by ambulance to an area hospital, where he later died.

Details on the suspect or what led to the shooting are unknown at this time.

KSAT will bring more updates to this story as they become available.

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