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Man shot and killed while trying to stop argument

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SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — A 48 year old man has been shot to death as he tried breaking up an argument.

San Antonio Police say they were called to a home at the intersection of Iowa and South Olive Streets at around 8:30 P.M. Monday.

They were told that some family members were arguing and the victim showed up to help calm the situation.

But someone pulled a gun and shot the man in the upper torso.

The shooter took off and the victim was loaded into a car then brought to a downtown hospital. He died from his injuries soon after arriving.

Police were able to catch the 27 year old man who shot the victim.

The names of the victim, the shooter and what charges he’s facing haven’t been released.

The investigation continues.


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