Man shot in apparent suicide attempt outside police substation

September 29, 2018

A man is reportedly in critical condition after an apparent suicide attempt Friday afternoon outside a police substation on the North Side.

San Antonio Police Department spokesman Officer Carlos Ortiz said the man appears to have shot himself in the head at about 4:15 p.m. in the parking lot of the station at 13030 Jones Maltsberger.

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Officers inside “hear the pop, they come out, they realize they have somebody with self-inflicted gunshot wounds,” Ortiz said.

Emergency personnel found that the man still had a pulse and rushed him to University Hospital in critical condition.

This is a developing story and more details will be added as they become available.

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