Police say road rage may have led to fatal NE Austin shooting

September 12, 2017 - 11:14 pm

AUSTIN (KJCE) -- One man is dead following what police say may have been a road rage incident on the city's northeast side.

Police were called to the CVS Pharmacy at East Parmer Lane and Dessau Road around 4:30 p.m. Tuesday afternoon. First responders found a man in his 30s with a gunshot wound inside of a vehicle, who was later pronounced dead at the scene.

Two vehicles were involved, according to police - a teal sedan belonging to the victim, and a red sedan belonging to the suspect. An early description indicates the suspect is a white or Hispanic male, possibly wearing a white t-shirt and blue jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call the APD Homicide Tip Line at (512) 477-3588, or Travis County Crime Stoppers at (512) 472-TIPS.

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