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SAPD: Teen arrested in connection to weekend shooting

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — A 19-year-old was arrested by San Antonio police in connection to a shooting over the weekend near Alamo Plaza.

Officials said Avante Tyree Bird was arrested Tuesday afternoon and charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.

Police said a 23-year-old woman was shot in both legs and a 17-year-old boy was grazed by a bullet and that multiple shell casings were found in front of Pat O ‘Briens, the Wax Museum and at Houston and Alamo.

The injured teen was treated and released by EMS and police said the woman was transferred to a local hospital for non-life-threatening injuries.

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