One dead, other injured after shooting at a Victoria apartment

Resident of the apartments was transported to a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries

VICTORIA, Texas – One person is dead and another at a local hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a shooting at a Victoria apartment off of the 700 block of Airline Rd., on Sept. 21, 2021.

Authorities say police officers received shots fired call at the apartments near 7 p.m.

As officers arrived at the apartments and begin investigating, they revealed a shooting had occurred between a resident and another subject.

The resident sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to an area hospital while the other subject was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to statement from the police department, the deceased person has been identified as Jacob Escobedo.

This is an ongoing investigation and more updates will become available as the police department chooses to disclose information.