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Unidentified Man Found Shot to Death on Eastside Sidewalk


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Police are investigating a homicide that took place early Wednesday morning, after they found a 36-year-old man who had been shot to death on an Eastside sidewalk.

According to a spokesperson for the San Antonio Police Department, officers were responding to a call reporting a shooting in the Government Hill neighborhood around 5:30 a.m. Officers arrived at the scene and discovered a deceased man on the sidewalk by 700 Runnells Ave., just south of I-35.

The victim has not been identified.

A witness told SAPD she heard gunshots, and saw the victim lying on the sidewalk when she looked out her window. Police do not have a description of the suspect, and the investigation is ongoing.

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