Rusty Garrett here with the weekend outlook:
Warmer-than-normal afternoons are the rule Saturday and Sunday with highs in the upper 80s to near 90! Rain holding off until the middle of next week.
SAN ANTONIO (July 31, 2014) A man died early Thursday morning in an exchange of gunfire with a San Antonio police officer who was responding to a report of a cfar theft.
The officer spotted the man crouching behind a car, San Antonio police chief William McManus said.
The man ran and the officer followed him, he said.
Then the man jumped a fence, stopped and opened fire on the officer, who fired back, McManus said.
The man fled, but the crew of a police helicopter later spotted his body in a nearby field.
His name wasn’t immediately released.
The officer was placed on administrative leave until an investigation is completed, which is standard protocol in such cases, McManus said.