A concert in San Antonio bar on Sunday night ended in uncontrolled chaos with gunshots that sent the crowd running. According to the San Antonio Police Department, the shooting happened around 8 p.m. local after a man opened fire on the Killing two people and wounding five others.
A 21-year-old man, identified as Robert Jay Martinez III, died at the scene, while another man was rushed to the hospital in critical condition where he later died. Police said five others are currently being treated at area hospitals, however, their conditions are unknown. The suspect remains at-large.
“We’re working on that,” McManus said. “I’m confident that we will identify the individual and have that person in custody sooner than later.” Ventura is located at 1011 Avenue B along the San Antonio’s popular River Walk. The investigation is underway.
The concert called Living the DREAM featured 19 fast-rising rappers, including San Antonio rappers RUZ, Creep and 223Jerm. RUZ addressed the incident on Twitter shortly after the shooting took place.
“I FUCKING HATE SAN ANTONIO PEOPLE BRO,” he wrote in all caps. “WHY DO YOU YALL BE RUNING SHIT FOR EVERYONE ELSE? WHY DO YALL HAVE TO BRING OUT GUNS?? SMH.” He added, “My prayers go to whoever was hurt at Ventura. It sucks what happened man.”