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Austin Police Department
March 08, 2019 - 11:06 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police have identified the father and son involved in a deadly shooting at a downtown Austin condo Thursday night . Police responded to the Towers of Town Lake at 40 North Interstate 35 around 7:50 p.m. Thursday on a call of shots fired. When officers arrived, they found 66-...
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March 08, 2019 - 8:41 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Southerly winds will bring clouds and sun to Central Texas on Friday, with highs reaching near the 80s. Moisture will continue to build into the area with those southerly winds, meaning partly to mostly cloudy skies throughout Friday. Highs will jump into the upper 70s, with Austin...
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March 07, 2019 - 10:47 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- One person is dead following a shooting in downtown Austin Thursday evening, while police have a person of interest in custody. Austin Police say they were called to the 40 block of the southbound frontage road of north Interstate 35, to the Towers of Town Lake Condos around 7:50 p...
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March 07, 2019 - 6:32 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- As thousands of people visit Austin this month during the spring festival season, Austin Police are offering some tips on how to prevent thieves from targeting your vehicle. Police say it only takes five minutes for a thief to steal a vehicle, and two and a half minutes to...
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San Marcos Police Department
March 07, 2019 - 8:47 am
SAN MARCOS, Texas (KJCE) -- Two San Marcos Police officers narrowly escaped major injuries after a drunk driver crashed into a patrol car - while they were working another DWI traffic stop. Police say the first traffic stop happened around 2:15 a.m. Wednesday morning in the 100 block of East...
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March 07, 2019 - 8:24 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Mild, almost normal temperatures will return Thursday as southerly winds bring the 70s back to Central Texas. Clouds this morning will partially clear this afternoon, with a forecast high of 71 in Austin. The warming trend will continue into the weekend, with a high near 80 on...
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March 07, 2019 - 8:13 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Gas prices jumped another five cents this week, according to the latest numbers from AAA Texas. The average price for a gallon of regular unleaded across the Austin area this week is $2.21, up five cents from last week and just six cents cheaper than this time a year ago. Texas'...
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March 06, 2019 - 8:49 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Crews are investigating a body found in Lake Austin near the Pennybacker Bridge Wednesday evening. Austin Fire officials say a 911 caller around 6:10 p.m. reported a body in the water downstream of the boat ramp underneath the bridge. Fire crews reported finding an "obvious"...
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March 06, 2019 - 4:30 pm
PFLUGERVILLE, Texas (KJCE) -- Charges have been filed against a 19-year old who attempted a robbery at a Pflugerville IHOP restaurant Tuesday night . Pflugerville Police say 19-year old Matthew Sheedy of Austin has been charged with Aggravated Robbery and Possession of Marijuana. Police were called...
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March 06, 2019 - 8:33 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- After a third morning below freezing, temperatures will rebound Wednesday with a warming trend that will push into the weekend. Camp Mabry fell to a low of 30 degrees in the 4 a.m. hour Wednesday morning, while ABIA dipped to a low of 25 in the 5 a.m. hour. Southerly winds will...
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