San Antonio Police: East Side man shot while confronting teens who wanted to fight his son

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA news) — A man on the East Side is recovering after police say he was shot outside of his home Thursday night.

KSAT 12 reports that it happened in the 300 block of St. James Street at around 9 p.m.

Initial reports indicate that some teenagers showed up at the home to fight with the victim’s son. Police say when the man went outside to confront the teens, one of them pulled a gun and shot him.

The victim was taken to a hospital and is expected to recover.

The teens who showed up at the house ran off after shooting the man and they have yet to be found.

Police have not released information on why the teens wanted to fight the victim’s son.

This is a developing story and KTSA News will give more details when possible.

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