San Antonio tow truck driver shoots armed man while repossessing vehicle

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — A tow truck driver opened fire on a man who confronted him while he was repossessing a car.

It happened at around 4 P.M. Wednesday on Fenfield Avenue.

The tow truck driver was preparing to take the car when a man in his 20’s came out of the home and started arguing with the driver.

The man had a gun but so did the tow truck driver who opened fire, striking the man in the abdomen.

He’s recovering at Brooke Army Medical Center and is going to be charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.

The tow truck driver, who is licensed to carry, told police he shot the man because he felt threatened.

 

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