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Dreamstime
March 15, 2017 - 5:16 pm
(Austin/KJCE) A male in his 20s is dead following an early afternoon shooting in East Austin. Austin Police say they received a 9-1-1 call at 12:46 p.m. Wednesday afternoon for a shooting at the Rare Apartments in the 6400 block of Springdale Road. According to Austin-Travis County EMS, the victim...
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March 15, 2017 - 6:43 am
(Austin/KJCE) A carjacking suspect led officers on a chase early Wednesday morning before being apprehended near San Marcos. Austin Police say that officers responded to a call for a carjacking with shots fired at a gas station at the corner of Decker Lane and Loyola Lane just after 3 a.m...
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Dreamstime
March 15, 2017 - 6:24 am
(Austin/KJCE) A cyclist is dead following an East Austin crash with a suspected drunk driver Tuesday night. Austin Police say the accident happened on East Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard near Scottsdale Road around 11:40 p.m. Tuesday night. Austin-Travis County EMS attempted to revive the...
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March 14, 2017 - 5:38 pm
(Austin/KJCE) The Texas Senate has given an initial vote of approval to Senate Bill 6, the so-scalled "bathroom bill". The 21-10 vote was largely along party lines - with Sen. Eddie Lucio (D-Brownsville) being the only member to cross party lines. Lucio also joined with Republicans to strike down...
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March 14, 2017 - 4:44 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Austin Police say a Friday evening accident at the intersection of Burleson Road and Felter Lane killed a 37-year old male. Officers say their preliminary investigation shows that a 2002 gold Honda Accord was traveling eastbound on Burleson Road in the inside lane. At the same time,...
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March 14, 2017 - 4:07 pm
(Austin/KJCE) On Sunday, February 20, 2017 at approximately 11:52 p.m. Austin Police officers responded to a 9-1-1 call of CPR being given to a 16-month old by his father. When officers arrived they observed William Gallogly giving CPR to his son Noah Armand. Both Gallogly and Noah were nude. EMS...
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Dreamstime
March 14, 2017 - 10:55 am
(Austin/KJCE) Austin Public Health is trying to locate four individuals who rented kayaks from the Waller Creek Boathouse on Friday, March 10, 2017 and reported "scooping a bat out of the water" and placing it in the kayak. The bat could not be found so it cannot be tested for rabies. Staff at the...
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March 14, 2017 - 10:50 am
(Austin/KJCE) On Friday, March 10, 2017 at approximately 7:53 p.m., 9-1-1 received a call that a man had fallen near the bus stop at the southeast corner of East 7th and Comal Streets. Austin-Travis County EMS arrived and began resuscitation efforts. EMS advised officers that the victim had...
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Dreamstime
March 14, 2017 - 6:53 am
(Austin/KJCE) Family and friends will gather Tuesday morning to lay to rest a Lockhart couple killed in last week's deadly bus crash in Biloxi, Mississippi. Former Lockhart ISD administrators Kenneth and Peggy Hoffman, who worked for the district for a combined 85 years, were among the four people...
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March 14, 2017 - 6:18 am
(Austin/KJCE) Austin Police say a SWAT situation Monday night in East Ausitn ended after officers found the home empty. Around 5:32pm Monday evening, a 911 call was placed about shots fired at a Valero gas station at 3112 E. Cesar Chavez Street. The caller said two suspects fired multiple shots at...
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