Gang-related shooting leaves San Juan man hospitalized
Fri, 17 Jan 2014 18:02:26 GMT —
Authorities are looking for Armando Jesus Ortiz, the suspect in a gang-related shooting that left a San Juan man hospitalized after a bad drug deal.
It all happened near Sam Houston Boulevard and Cesar Chavez Road around 8:40 p.m. Thursday.
San Juan Police Chief Juan Gonzalez confirmed that the shooting was gang-related.
Authorities told Action 4 that the incident came from a drug deal gone wrong.
One man was hospitalized while the gunman fled the scene.
Investigators believe the suspect may be seeking medical attention for a gunshot wound to his hand.
Police said Ortiz is armed and dangerous.
Anyone with information can contact San Juan Crime Stoppers at (956) 283-8477.