Man shoots victim during attempted robbery in Kyle: police

A man was arrested for shooting a victim during an attempted robbery at a Kyle gas station on Monday.

Kyle police said on Monday, July 1, around 4:53 p.m., officers responded to a call of a shooting at the 7-Eleven at 20925 Interstate 35.

When officers arrived, they found a victim with multiple gunshot wounds during an attempted robbery. The shooter had already left the gas station.

The victim was taken to a local hospital, and is in stable condition.

Edward Ramirez, 50


Around 11:41 p.m., officers found the shooter and arrested him. He was identified as 50-year-old Edward Ramirez.

As officers were arresting Ramirez, they found the gun believed to be used in the attempted robbery.

Ramirez has been charged with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and Aggravated Robbery, as well as previous warrants for traffic violations and failing to appear. 

He is currently being held at the Hays County Jail.