SAN ANTONI, Texas– During a soccer game on the East Side, an argument among fans took a dangerous turn and resulted in a serious shooting incident on Friday night.
The incident occurred around 10 p.m. and was reported to the police. The soccer game was taking place in the field behind the Rodeo Sports Bar on Roland Avenue.
According to the police, the initial argument arose between a few spectators who were watching the match.
Unfortunately, the situation escalated further when the argument turned physical between two groups of fans.
Eventually, someone retrieved a firearm and began firing shots, intensifying the already volatile situation.
A fan sustained a gunshot wound to the chest and received immediate medical attention from EMS at the scene.
Subsequently, the injured individual was urgently transported to BAMC (Brooke Army Medical Center) in critical condition.
According to the police, the shooter fled on foot prior to their arrival. Despite conducting a thorough search of the area, law enforcement was unable to locate the suspect.
However, they were able to gather valuable information from numerous fans who remained at the scene after the shooting, providing crucial details about the incident.