ME’s office IDs San Antonio’s first homicide victim for 2018
The Bexar County Medical Examiners Office has identified the man found dead Wednesday evening on the Northeast Side.
Gabriel Rodriguez, 35, had been fatally shot in his torso.
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Rodriguez’s death marked the first homicide of the year for the city, San Antonio Police Department spokesman officer Douglas Greene confirmed.
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Greene said first responders found the man dead at about 6:20 p.m. near Cross Creek and Walzem Road. He was found in a parking lot not far from his vehicle, police said.