Man shot at Northwest Side apartment complex, San Antonio police say

Shooting happened just after 5:30 a.m. in 7200 block of Snowden Road

SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are searching for a suspect after a man was shot at a Northwest Side apartment complex early Tuesday morning.

Officers were called just after 5:30 a.m. to the 7200 block of Snowden Road, not far from Wurzbach and Babcock roads and near the Medical Center area, after receiving word of a person wounded.

According to police, officers arrived to find a 39-year-old man wounded with gunshots to his stomach, leg and arm.

A preliminary police report states the victim and the shooter had been arguing just before the gunshots were fired. The suspect, a man in his 40s, fled after the shooting.

SAPD said three witnesses were inside the apartment. Investigators did not elaborate on exactly what they saw.

The man was taken by ambulance to an area hospital. His condition is not currently known. No other injuries were reported.

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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