Impatient robber shoots woman who didn't move quickly enough

Victim wounded in arm

By Katrina Webber - Crime Fighters Reporter, Tim Stewart - Photojournalist, Ben Spicer - Web Producer

SAN ANTONIO - San Antonio police are looking for an impatient robber, a man who shot a woman when she didn’t comply with his demands quickly enough.

The woman told police she was sitting in her car at the Ingram Ranch Apartments, located in the 2400 block of Oak Hill Road, when the gunman approached her around 3 a.m. Wednesday.

She said she had just dropped off her child at a friend’s apartment. 

The gunman demanded everything she had, and when she didn’t get out of the car quickly enough, he fired a shot through her car window, police said.

They said the bullet went through the woman’s arm and exited her back.

The victim, who is in her 40s, was stable when she was rushed to a hospital by ambulance, police said.

Officers searched the area for the gunman but didn’t find him.

According to police, there were different descriptions of the robber given. Some people described him as having dreadlocks, while others say he had a ponytail.

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