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SAPD: Man dies after being pushed into San Antonio river, suspect arrested – Riverside, California

Riverside, California 2021-09-11 23:12:27 –

SAPD said there was some verbal quarrel between the victim and the suspect on the Riverwalk.

San Antonio — A man died after being pushed into the San Antonio River, the San Antonio Police Department said.

The incident happened around 10 pm on Friday near downtown Soldad Street.

When police arrived, they found people doing CPR on a man pulled from a river walk. Authorities spoke to witnesses who said the man had been pushed into the river by three men.

Police were able to find two people who matched the instructions provided by the witnesses. SAPD said there was some verbal quarrel between the victim and the suspect.

It is unknown if there were any physical changes before the victim was pushed into the water. The man was in the water for at least two minutes while witnesses tried to pull him out, police said.

SAPD said this information is subject to change as authorities continue the investigation.

32-year-old Pedro Medina was arrested and charged with manslaughter in connection with the incident.

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