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Published on February 24, 2024
San Antonio Roommate Dispute Ends in Shooting, 63-Year-Old Man DetainedSource: Google Street View

Earlier this morning, a heated argument between two roommates escalated into violence, resulting in one man hospitalized with a gunshot wound. The incident occurred on the northside of San Antonio at a home located at the 1100 block of Dreamland, around 1:30 a.m., according to KENS 5.

The confrontation between the two roommates turned physical before the 63-year-old man reportedly shot his 27-year-old roommate in a back. In a desperate attempt to find safety and aid, the injured man managed to run to a neighbor's house. He was later rushed to the hospital, San Antonio Police Department stated.

Details surrounding what prompted the quarrel have yet to be disclosed by law enforcement. Police detained the older man accused of the shooting, but as of now, it remains to be determined what charges will be pressed against him. The condition of the victim has not been publicly released.