Man fatally shot while sitting on front porch, one of two suspects arrested

(Photo courtesy of the Bexar County Sheriff's Office) 


UPDATE at 6:25 p.m.

Police have identified the first suspect arrested in the fatal shooting. He has been identified as 23-year-old Ernesto Borrego. He has been charged with murder.


A man died after he was was shot while sitting on the front porch of a home on the West Side Tuesday.

Police say a man in his 20s was sitting outside a home on the 2900 block of West Salinas around 11:15 a.m. Tuesday, when two men approached and shot him.

The victim was hit twice and taken to University Hospital in critical condition. A short time later, police said the man died of his injuries.

The suspects fled on foot, but one suspect was arrested down the street from the scene of the shooting. The other suspect remains at large. Police say the second suspect fled in a gray Acura.

Officers said the shooting could be drug related.

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