Wedding celebration in San Antonio ends in church shooting

Posted at 1:33 PM, Mar 17, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-17 14:33:41-04

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Police in San Antonio are investigating the fatal shooting of a man in the parking lot of a Catholic parish after a wedding.

KSAT-TV reports that gunfire erupted at around 12:30 a.m. Sunday outside the Holy Spirit Catholic Church. According to police, two men left the scene in a white Ford pickup truck and one man was left wounded. The man, later identified at Marcos Villegas-Martinez, died at an area hospital.

Police are searching for both men who left in the pickup truck.

The Archdiocese of San Antonio did not immediately respond to a request for comment.