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Woman shot, transported to the hospital via HALO-Flight in San Patricio

80-year-old Roger Moore was arrested moments after the shooting.

SINTON, Texas — A shooting in Sinton sent a 51-year-old woman to the hospital on Thursday.

According to the San Patricio County Sheriff's Office, the woman was shot multiple times near Tooter Newlin Drive and East Sinton Street, behind the El Rey apartments in Sinton.

San Patricio County Sheriff Oscar Rivera said 80-year-old Roger Moore was arrested moments after the shooting. Deputies were already awaiting Moore at his home, north of Sinton, near St. Paul.

Rivera said Moore told law enforcement that he and the woman were together, that "he loved her."

The woman was transported to an area hospital via HALO-Flight. Her injuries are unknown at this time.

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