SAN ANTONIO – A man in his 20s was found dead with a gunshot wound to his cheek on the city’s South Side, according to San Antonio police.
At 9:05 p.m. Friday, SAPD responded to reports of a deceased person in the 9300 block of Somerset Road.
Upon arrival, a witness told officers a body was in a grassy area behind a mound of dirt nearby and took them to the body.
SAPD says the man was found lying on the ground with a visible bullet hole to his cheek.
EMS responded to the scene and confirmed the man’s death.
The witness was taken to investigators for a statement, police said.
This is an ongoing investigation.