Shooting on Depot St.


On August 26th, 2018 at 5:46pm officers of the Pleasanton Police Department were dispatched to 418 Depot St for a report of a shooting. Upon arrival, officers located a 17 year old, who was in and out of consciousness with multiple gunshot wounds. Officers requested EMS after making the scene secure and transported the victim to Methodist South Hospital. The victim was later airlifted to University Hospital in San Antonio. Upon further investigation officers were able to determine a suspect who was identified as 19 year old Simon Juan Bosquez. Pleasanton Police Department officers were assisted by the Atascosa County Sheriff’s Office and Texas Department of Public Safety were able to later locate Bosquez in Leming. Bosquez was taken into custody for the offense of Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon without incident. The shooting is currently still under investigation by the Pleasanton

Police Department.

Pleasanton Chief of Police Ronald Sanchez stated, “We would like to extend our appreciation to Sheriff Soward and his staff from the Atascosa County Sheriff’s Department for assisting us with this investigation along with the Troopers of the Texas Department of Public Safety. This is a good example of multiple agencies coming together for one common goal; and that is the safety of the community”

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