SAN ANTONIO – San Antonio police are asking for the public’s help to identify and locate the suspect accused of killing a 47-year-old man on the West Side last October.
Officials say Frank Mello was driving south in a gray Ford F-150 around 2 a.m. on Oct. 24, 2021, on Southwest 36th Street, between Castroville Road and U.S. Highway 90 West. Someone in an unknown dark-colored SUV drove around Mello’s vehicle and stopped in front of it, causing him to stop in the roadway.
The person in the SUV fired gunshots toward Mello’s vehicle, striking him multiple times, police said.
Mello was then transported to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead on December 9, 2021.
Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to a felony arrest and conviction. Anyone with information is asked to call in tips to 210-224-7867.