San Anotnio TX March 31 2012 A shooting suspect is in the hospital after a security guard returned fire outside a west-side nightclub. The shooting happened just after 2 a.m. Friday in the 6800 block of Ingram Road.
Police say as club-goers were leaving the G Bar, two men fired multiple rounds into the air and then fired at least two shots at a security guard.
They say, In fear for his life, the security guard reached for his weapon and returned fire striking one assailant in the leg.
The wounded suspect was taken to University Hospital in stable condition. The other suspect fled on foot and is still on the run. The security guard was not injured.
Detectives took several witnesses downtown for questioning.
Police recovered two semi-automatic weapons in the suspect’s truck. Police say when he gets out of the hospital he will be charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon.