Man, teenager shot dead outside far West Side convenience store, SAPD says

Incident occurred around 12:20 a.m. in 9800 block of Potranco Road

SAN ANTONIOUPDATE (Monday, 8:20 a.m.): The second victim in a double fatal shooting at a far West Side convenience store was identified as 15-year-old Raymond Ancira, according to the Bexar County Medical Examiner’s Office.

UPDATE (Wednesday, 3:55 p.m.): San Antonio police and Crime Stoppers issued a call for the public’s assistance in locating and identifying a suspect who shot and killed two people at a far West Side convenience store early Wednesday.

Police identified one of the victims as Raymond Ancira, 34. The second victim, a teenage male, has not yet been identified.

According to Crime Stoppers, the suspect appears to have been driving a 2005-2013 grayish-colored sedan. Also, the vehicle may show damage and/or have a missing passenger seat and driver side window.

Police and Crime Stoppers say the suspect is likely in his mid to late teens and could have possibly been injured during the incident.

Anyone with any knowledge of the incident is urged to call Crime Stoppers at 210-224-STOP.

Calls and tips directly to Crime Stoppers are anonymous, and information that leads to an arrest of a felony offender might be eligible for a reward.

Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest.

Tips can also be texted to CRIMES (274637) or by visiting the Crime Stoppers website.

ORIGINAL: Two people are dead following a shooting outside a far West Side convenience store early Wednesday morning, according to San Antonio police.

The shooting happened around 12:20 a.m. at a Valero Corner Store in the 9800 block of Potranco Road, not far from South Ellison Drive and Highway 151.

According to police, the victims were shot inside a vehicle in front of the store. Police said two people shot inside the car, killing the victims and then fled the area.

One person was pronounced dead at the scene and the other was taken by EMS to an area hospital, where he later died.

Detectives are now looking over surveillance video from the store for any possible clues. SAPD says so far, there are no witnesses and no suspect information.

The San Antonio Police Department, the San Antonio Fire Department and EMS all responded to the call.

The investigation is ongoing, police said.


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