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San Antonio police responding to mall shooting

The gunfire stemmed from a verbal argument between two events with earlier historical past, police mentioned.

SAN ANTONIO — One particular person is hospitalized and a number of other others detained following a shooting at South Park Mall Friday afternoon, authorities mentioned. 

The sufferer, unidentified at this level, is in essential situation. SAPD Sgt. Washington Moscoso mentioned the gunfire stemmed from a verbal argument between two events “who had a previous history,” one in all which confronted the opposite on the mall’s meals courtroom. 

The argument turned bodily, at which level somebody took out a gun and fired on the sufferer round 2 p.m., hitting him within the torso, Moscoso mentioned. 

That group fled the scene as officers arrived, a few of them going into the H-E-B throughout Southwest Military Drive, briefly putting the shop on lockdown. 

“At this moment we have several individuals detained for questioning,” Moscoso mentioned to information media round 3:25 p.m., saying they had been in search of at the least another. 

He recognized the detained group as “young adults or juveniles.” It’s unknown right now which ones is the shooter. 

The public is being requested to keep away from the world whereas officers stay on the scene. 

This is a growing story. Check again with for updates. 



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