San Antonio

Two teens killed in shooting across street from east-side church

The guard on the service advised worshippers to get down on the ground after they heard the pictures. They prayed for the victims.

SAN ANTONIO — Two youngsters had been killed in a shooting across the street from an east San Antonio church Sunday morning the place a worship service was underway.

It occurred simply earlier than 11 a.m. on the 200 block of Noblewood close to the Wheatley Heights Sports Complex.

When officers arrived on the location, they discovered the 2 victims with life-threatening accidents inside a stolen automobile.

The minister of Bethany First Baptist Church across the street stated worshippers heard the pictures ring out, and had been advised by their safety guard to get down on the ground, which they did. 

After the shooting stopped, the congregation stopped to wish for the injured.

A church member advised us they’re now planning a revival on the house complicated the place the shooting victims had been discovered, saying Jesus is the answer.

The two victims had been taken to an area hospital. Police stated one sufferer died Sunday night and the opposite died Monday.

One of the victims was recognized as 17-year-old Devin Taylor, Jr., by the Bexar County Medical Examiner. The different sufferer was 16 years previous however his id has not been launched.

Police have two suspects in custody presently. No extra data was obtainable.

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