SAPD: Officer fires at suspect’s vehicle after they failed to follow commands, drove toward him

The suspect was allegedly involved in four separate aggravated robberies, according to police.

SAN ANTONIO — A police officer reportedly fired his weapon at a suspect’s vehicle early Sunday morning after they failed to follow his commands to stop, according to police.

San Antonio Police were assisting the Bexar County Sheriff’s Office in clearing an accident on Liberty Field at West Loop 1604 around 3:30 a.m. when they got word that a suspect’s vehicle that police suspect was involved in four separate Aggravated Robberies was headed in their direction.

When the officer saw the suspect, he tried to stop them but the suspect drove onto the curb and didn’t stop or follow his commands, police say. The suspect then drove towards the officer, who took out his service weapon and fired at the vehicle, according to police.

The suspect fled from the scene. Police were able to arrest the 19-year-old suspect at a different location. A pair of teenagers, a boy and a girl, were also apprehended, police say.

No injuries were reported.

This is a developing story.


[embedded content]

Learn more about KENS 5:

Since going on the air in 1950, KENS 5 has strived to be the best, most trusted news and entertainment source for generations of San Antonians.

KENS 5 has brought numerous firsts to South Texas television, including being the first local station with a helicopter, the first with its own Doppler radar and the first to air a local morning news program.

Over the years, KENS 5 has worked to transform local news. Our cameras have been the lens bringing history into local viewers’ homes. We’re proud of our legacy as we serve San Antonians today.

Today, KENS 5 continues to set the standard in local broadcasting and is recognized by its peers for excellence and innovation. The KENS 5 News team focuses on stories that really matter to our community.

You can find KENS 5 in more places than ever before, including, the KENS 5 app, the KENS 5 YouTube channel, KENS 5’s Roku and Fire TV apps, and across social media on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and more!

Want to get in touch with someone at KENS 5? You can send a message using our Contacts page or email one of our team members.

Original News Source

Click here for Superior HOA Management


You Can Unsubscribe At Any Time!

This will close in 0 seconds