SAN ANTONIO - A man was shot and then arrested after he allegedly threatened to kill a woman.
Officers were called to a home off Cortez Street around 9:00 p.m. Thursday. Investigators say 18-year old John Samarripas got into a fight with a woman. Samarripas allegedly held a knife to a woman's throat and threatened to kill her. The woman's boyfriend pulled out a gun and shot Samarripas in the hip.
Samarripas was arrested and faces a charge of aggravated assault.
Detectives say the boyfriend will not face any charges for defending his girlfriend.