At 9:47 PM, Kingsville Police officers responded to a shooting at 601 East Mesquite in Kingsville. Upon arrival, officers found Richard Cisneros (47) with a single gunshot wound to his chest. Witnesses identified the shooter as Carlos Cisneros (49), brother of the victim. Carlos Cisneros was arrested minutes later at his residence in the 600 block of East Avenue A. He surrendered without incident. Kingsville EMS responded and transported Richard Cisneros to the Kingsville hospital, before he was transported by Halo-Flight to Christus Spohn Hospital-Memorial Medical Center in Corpus Christi. He is in critical but stable condition. Carlos Cisneros is in the Kleberg County Jail, where he was booked for Aggravated Assault.
During the arrest, an aggressive pit bull approached officers and the dog was shot and killed (by an officer). The case is still under investigation and no more details are being released at this time.
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