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September 19, 2018 - 12:37 pm
(AUSTIN, Texas) -- An arrest warrant has been issued for the founder of a controversial 3D-printed gun company in connection to the alleged sexual assault of a minor, according to Texas authorities. Suspect Cody Wilson, 30, owns Defense Distributed, which sells blueprints for producing plastic...
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September 18, 2018 - 8:50 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- One little letter, one big difference. Austin's City Council is tentatively set to hold a public hearing on October 4, continuing the process of considering an application to change the name of Manchaca Road in South Austin and renaming it Menchaca Road. José Antonio Menchaca...
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Austin Police Department
September 18, 2018 - 3:19 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a person of interest seen on video, connected to several cases of vandalism at a North Austin mosque and Middle Eastern grocery store. Police say video surveillance appears to tie the person of interest to several incidents...
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Dreamstime
September 18, 2018 - 11:24 am
CEDAR PARK (KJCE) -- Two suspects involved in at least one pawn shop burglary in Cedar Park were arrested late Monday night, officials said. Cedar Park Police responded to an alarm call at the Cash America Pawn at 510 S. Bell Boulevard just before 10 p.m. Monday night. When officers arrived, they...
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Austin Fire Department
September 17, 2018 - 10:08 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Bee Caves Road in West Austin was closed for some 20 hours after a truck crash pulled down utility lines, officials say. Austin Fire crews, along with Westlake Fire and Travis County Sheriff's deputies, responded to the scene in the 7000 block of Bee Caves Road just after 6:30 p.m...
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Dreamstime
September 17, 2018 - 3:43 pm
MANOR (KJCE) -- A woman says she was punched in the face by a man impersonating a police officer in Manor on Saturday morning, officials say. The victim told Manor Police that she was driving westbound on U.S. 290 near George Bush Street Saturday morning when she was pulled over by a black and...
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Dreamstime
September 17, 2018 - 7:12 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- A man is dead after being hit by a train in south Austin early Monday morning, officials say. Austin-Travis County EMS says the incident happened around 4:30 a.m. near St. Elmo Road and Mount Vernon Drive. Medics pronounced a man in his 20s deceased on the scene. Police as well as...
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Austin Police Department
September 16, 2018 - 10:05 pm
UPDATE: Joseph and his brother Abraham have been found safe, police say, after a citizen saw the alert and called 911. AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police are asking for the public's help in finding two runaway boys from northwest Austin. Police say 13-year old Joseph Afar, and his 9-year old brother...
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San Marcos Police Department
September 16, 2018 - 9:08 pm
SAN MARCOS (KJCE) -- An off-duty Kyle police officer was found dead at a San Marcos apartment complex Sunday, officials say. San Marcos Police and EMS medics found 28-year old Fernando Solis in his personal vehicle at the Asbury Place Apartments at 1350 Wonder World Drive around 5 p.m. Sunday...
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FanstandATX Friday Nights
September 14, 2018 - 11:06 pm
Here's a look at final scores from Week 3 of Austin-area high school football:
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