No less than two folks had been killed and 5 others injured throughout a “drive-by” mass taking pictures late Saturday in San Antonio, an area police head stated.
The seven folks had been shot about 10 p.m. as a household was barbecuing exterior a home, whereas a number of kids had been inside, San Antonio Police Division Chief William McManus informed reporters throughout a press convention.
McManus stated that an unspecified variety of folks drove by the house and “unloaded” between 20 and 30 rounds. Two of the victims are ladies and the opposite 5 are males; their ages vary between 20 and mid-forties, he informed reporters.
He additionally revealed that six kids had been inside the home as photographs had been fired, however that they had been unhurt.
“Happily, they weren’t out entrance,” he stated.
McManus stated police didn’t have an outline of the suspects, and that they’ve “a pair theories” in regards to the motive of the taking pictures, whereas cautioning that the investigation is in its early levels.
“For now, seven folks shot out in entrance of the home barbecuing, a drive-by, a number of rounds fired, two lifeless, 5 injured. Two females, 5 males,” he summed it up. “Two males deceased.”