One dead after shooting at north Austin apartment complex

May 04, 2019 - 8:57 am

AUSTIN ( -- One man is dead following an apparent overnight shooting at a north Austin apartment complex.

Austin Police say they received multiple 911 calls around 2:15 a.m. Saturday morning from the Madison at Wells Branch apartments, located in the 13000 block of Elm Ridge Lane, near Howard Lane and MoPac. Callers reported a disturbance, followed by a loud bang and someone yelling. 


When officers arrived on the scene, they found one person down with trauma to their body. EMS responded and pronounced that person deceased on the scene.

Homicide detectives and crime scene technicians continue to work the scene. Police say they have a person of interest that was nearby; detectives continue to investigate the case.

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