SAPD, Crime Stoppers asking for tips on Market Square Fiesta shooting suspect

Authorities are also searching for a woman, who may have witnessed the shooting

A fight during Fiesta De Los Reyes, a Fiesta event at Market Square, ended in a shooting late Wednesday night, according to San Antonio police. (KSAT)

SAN ANTONIOEditor’s note: We previously reported that the woman involved was a suspect, as we were told by SAPD. That is not the case. She is a witness but police are still looking for her.

Crime Stoppers is asking for the public’s help in tracking down a suspect involved in a fight turned shooting at a Fiesta event at Market Square that sent a man to the hospital.

Authorities are also seeking a woman who may have witnessed the incident.

Fiesta Market Square shooting suspects (San Antonio Crime Stoppers)

The shooting happened just after 10:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 26, in the 100 block of South Concho, not far from Interstate 10 and San Antonio Public Safety Headquarters.

A 25-year-old man was with his family at Fiesta De Los Reyes when he got into a fight moments before the shooting broke out, according to police.

The man was shot once in the chest, and another victim was shot in the arm. The shooter, a man, ran from the scene, SAPD said.

Authorities said they are still looking for the shooter and a woman who was a witness to the incident.

If captured, the shooter will be charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Anyone with more information on the incident or the suspects is urged to contact Crime Stoppers at 210-224-STOP (210-224-7867).

Any tip that helps lead to an arrest may be eligible for a cash reward.

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