SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — An investigation into the shooting of an off duty San Antonio Police Officer is underway.
KENS 5 reports it happened around 9:15 P.M. Saturday on NW Loop 1604 near New Guilbeau Road.
The officer was driving home with his son and another vehicle began tailgating them. When the driver of the car passed the officer, someone in the car started shooting, firing several rounds and hitting the officer. The shooter then sped off and hasn’t been located.
His 16 year old son was not hit and called 9-1-1.
Neither the officer or his son were able to provide a good description of the vehicle the shooter was driving.
The officer was brought to the hospital in stable condition.
Investigators believe it was a case of road rage.