Man shot by San Antonio Police Officers after pointing gun at them dies at area hospital

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — A man who was shot by police officers during an incident at a San Antonio motel January 5 has died.

45 year old Jose Luis Iruegas reportedly threatened people in the parking lot of the Luxury Inn on Culebra, then pointing a gun at police officers who responded to the scene.

The two SAPD Officers, Ryan Tovar and Joshua Nicholson fired at Iruegas after he pointed a gun at them.

The gun turned out to be a BB gun.

The decision  to remove Iruegas from life support was made Sunday night. He was pronounced dead a short time later.

The officers are on administrative duty while the case is being investigated.

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