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Man charged with murder in Kyle shooting

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Police have charged a man in connection with the shooting death of a 23-year-old man at the Bluebonnet Ridge Trail Park.

A little before 10 p.m. Monday night Kyle police issued a warrant for the arrest of 18-year-old Michael Anthony Trejo of Kyle.

He is charged with murder.

According to authorities, he was already in jail for an unrelated charge stemming from a motor vehicle accident Monday morning.

 


The Kyle Police Department is investigating a shooting that left one person dead Monday morning.

 

According to authorities, Kyle police officers responded to a shots fired call at the Bluebonnet Ridge Trail Park near the intersection of Fountain Grove and Antelope Hills. They arrested Christopher Vacuna, who they believe fired a weapon in the area.

After clearing the scene, authorities were called back for another shots fired call. When they arrived, the found the body of 23-year-old Carlos Edward Fernandez. He was pronounced dead on the scene.

Fernandez had been questioned earlier this morning as a witness regarding the incident that led to Vacuna's arrest.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call the Kyle Police at (512) 268-3232.

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