Police search for gunman who shot teen in the back

A teen was shot in the back near Castroville Road and Madrid Street on Wednesday, April 19, 2017. (Photo: Sinclair Broadcast Group)

SAN ANTONIO - A teen was rushed to a hospital after he was shot in the back on the city's West Side.

The shooting happened near the corner of Castroville Road and Madrid Street shortly before midnight on Wednesday.

Officers found the teen lying on the ground, as well as some blood on the back seat of a car. Clerks at a nearby gas station heard the gunfire.

Investigators say the victim, a 15-year-old boy, was alert when he was found, but was not cooperating with the investigation. He was taken to University Hospital in stable condition with a gunshot wound to the back.

Police said no arrests have been made.

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