San Antonio Shootout: Man Shot While Allegedly Breaking into Apartment

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SAN ANTONIO – An alleged home intruder has died after he was shot multiple times early Tuesday morning on the South Side.

Shots were reported just before 3 a.m. at the Amber Apartments in the 100 block of West Amber Street.

Witnesses tell San Antonio police two men broke into an apartment unit by breaking down a door, but someone inside the apartment opened fire on them.

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The men attempted to run, but one was shot several times, San Antonio police said.

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