Family, friends hold celebration of life for two people gunned down in southeast Bexar County
During a celebration of life event, family and friends remembered the lives of two people who were gunned down in Southeast Bexar County early August. Sareena Kay Bain, 28, and Jonathan Fann, 38, are the victims of a shooting Bexar County Sheriff’s deputies say was started from a domestic dispute that escalated.
’I don’t wish this on anybody’: Mother hoping hit-and-run driver who killed her son turns themselves in
HELOTES, Texas – A San Antonio mother is hoping and praying the hit-and-run driver responsible for killing her son in Helotes will turn themselves in. Balerie Sanchez said her son, Jerry Sanchez, 36, had many plans in his life. He was always worried about me and was actually working hard to get his own place, and he said he wanted me to move in with him. “He was trying very hard to change his life so he would be able to see his kids,” Sanchez said. “I broke down because when I got there, there was only one officer, and I told him I thought the person found was my son,” Sanchez said.
Couple on morning bike ride steps in to help plane crash victims
San Antonio A couple riding their bikes early Saturday morning are urging people to be prepared to help others, no matter how helpless a situation may be. This call to action comes after a plane crashed on the South Side, killing one and injuring two others. It was actually one of the victims who told me there was another man still inside the plane, said Michael Urdiales, Salass boyfriend. Someone said it in Spanish and was saying the plane was popping and that they thought it was going to explode, Urdiales said. By that time, I didnt know what I could do to help but I was going to at least try.
Police: Man, 30, killed in far West side crash was distracted, not wearing seatbelt
SAN ANTONIO – A 30-year-old driver who was killed in a crash on the far West Side was distracted and not wearing a seatbelt, according to San Antonio traffic investigators. Police said Jose M. Moreno was the driver of the truck that crashed after 6:30 a.m. Friday in the southbound Loop 1604 access road near Highway 151. BCSO: Somerset man shot to death, woman taken in for questioningShe said the pickup driver, who was not wearing a seatbelt, died almost immediately. "He was pinned under the truck in his pickup truck,” Pruneda said. “It just takes a second to take your eyes off the roadway.”After the crash, the access road and a few other streets leading to it remained closed for several hours while the investigation was being conducted.