- Tristán Jaden Rosas, 15, was shot to death by a stray bullet that entered his home.
- Young Rosas was playing video games with his cousin when the shots began to fly.
- Agents of the San Antonio Police Department in Texas are already investigating the absurd crime.
Tristán Jaden Rosas, 15, was killed by a stray bullet that entered his home window when the boy was playing video games. Agents of the Homicide Division of the San Antonio Police Department (SAPD), in Texas, are already investigating the absurd crime that has shocked the Hispanic community.
According to the incident report made by the agents of the SAPD Homicide Division on Tuesday, July 20, 2021 at 3:00 in the morning, agents of the corporation responded to an emergency call from several residents of Gates of Capernum Apartments, 8611 Waters Edge, West Metropolitan Area San Antonio.
Tristán Jaden Rosas was killed while playing video games
Emergency calls from neighbors alerted authorities that several men were having a violent fight in the Gates of Capernum Apartments parking lot that escalated from insults to shouting, then punching and then shooting.
According to the troubled neighbors who reported the incident to the emergency number, the bullets flew, breaking the glass and walls of their houses. Some of the residents told authorities that they were sheltered behind their furniture to avoid being injured by the gunshots. One of those bullets killed the young Tristán Jaden Rosas.
Neighbors report a hail of bullets
The reports from the neighbors were so alarming that the SAPD authorities ordered the corporation’s helicopter to leave for the Gates of Capernum Apartments to assist the patrolmen on the ground from the air in locating the men involved in the shooting in which he died. Tristán Jaden Rosas.
When the SAPD agents arrived in their patrols at the scene of the incident, a Hispanic man alerted them that his nephew Tristán Rodas, 15, was very badly injured in his apartment. The patrollers requested the presence of the paramedics of the San Antonio Fire Department (SAFD).
Young Tristán Jaden Rosas dies in hospital
The young Tristán Jaden Rosas was rushed from the University Hospital by SAFD paramedics where the boy could no longer survive his injuries. Young Tristán Jaden Rosas passed away in the emergency room when doctors were fighting to save his life. The case was then turned over to the agents of the SAPD’s Homicide Division.
The agents of the SAPD Homicide Division found a real chaos in the parking lot of the Gates of Capernum Apartments. The patrols located a 40-year-old man, wounded by gunshots, and who was involved in the shooting. The man was taken to a hospital but as a detainee.
There is a man arrested in connection with the crime
As of this writing, the agents of the SAPD Homicide Division have not revealed the identity of the wounded man they found in the Gates of Capernum Apartments where the teenager Tristán Jaden Rosas was shot. The boy, according to authorities, was sitting next to his 11-year-old cousin when he was shot.
What the agents of the SAPD Homicide Division did reveal was that in the parking lot of the Gates of Capernum Apartments they found dozens of casings of various pistols. In addition, the agents know that three other men were involved in the shooting, in addition to the wounded man, who escaped covered by the dark night.
Who killed young Tristán Jaden Rosas?
In the investigation, the agents of the SAPD Homicide Division discovered a stream of blood that ran from the parking lot towards the street, so the officers believe that at least one other of the fugitives could be injured and will need medical attention. Agents are on high alert guarding hospitals in San Antonio, Texas.
Inside a car parked at the crime scene, the SAPD agents also found a pistol. The car and the weapon were seized as evidence by the agents of the Homicide Division as one of the first clues to determine who caused the shooting in which the young Tristán Jaden Rosas died.
Tristán Jaden Rosas, an innocent victim
Christopher Ramos, spokesman for the SAPD, explained that the young Tristán Jaden Rosas was only the innocent victim of an act of violence. “He, Tristán Jaden Rosas, was just playing in his apartment when he was shot. The loss of such a young man is a real tragedy, ”said the corporation’s spokesman.
Because the murder of the young man is still in the early stages of the investigation, SAPD spokesman Christopher Ramos explained that they will not give more details about the case until the agents of the Homicide Division complete the investigations into the tragic death of Tristán. Jaden Rosas. The motive for the shooting is not yet known.
A cousin of Tristán Jaden Rosas saw him fall wounded
Ray Rosas, uncle of young Tristán Jaden Rosas, spoke to the media in San Antonio, Texas, outside the Gates of Capernum Apartments complex and confirmed that the teenage death was his nephew who was playing video games with his nephew when the bullets entered his home.
According to Ray Rosas, moments before the boy was shot, the commotion of the fight was heard just outside the room where his nephew Tristán Jaden Rosas was on a summer visit with his family to talk with his 11-year-old cousin. That cousin was not injured but he saw the other young man fall.
The only detainee is also badly injured
Until the early hours of the afternoon of Tuesday, July 20, 2021, the agents of the Homicide Division of the SAPD had not yet formally filed charges against the 40-year-old man who was injured in the hospital due to his serious health condition due to the bullets.
However, the corporation’s spokesman warned that when the doctors save his life, the man could then face several charges if it is proven that he was one of those who shot at the house where the teenager Tristán Jaden Rosas was.
Police seized a car and a gun as evidence
Agents from the SAPD Homicide Division are also investigating whether the man injured at the hospital has a criminal record in Texas and is involved in other cases. The weapon that was recovered from the car parked at the Gates of Capernum Apartments is also being investigated to see if it has been used in other crimes.
Officers from the Texas Department of Public Safety (TxDPS) are assisting agents from the SAPD Homicide Division in investigating evidence related to the murder of teenager Tristán Jaden Rosas.
Tristán Jaden Rosas was shot and killed while playing at home
According to the non-profit organization Gun Violence Archives, which fights to raise awareness about the dangers of the free sale of firearms, so far this year in the United States 24,185 people have been killed by gunshots so far in its statistics until Sunday, July 18, 2021 in the morning.
Of those people who have been shot dead in the United States, a total of 11,051 were killed and 13,134 committed suicide. In addition, 21,909 have been injured. The country has already experienced 366 mass shootings in the first half of the year, which are the incidents, where at least four people die in the same event. Tristán Jaden Rosas was killed while playing video games.
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