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April 10, 2019 - 11:08 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- One man is dead after a shooting Tuesday night in East Austin. Police were called to Givens Park, near the 3900 block of East 12th Street, around 10:45 p.m. Tuesday. A man in his 40s was pronounced deceased on the scene, according to Austin-Travis County EMS. Police later...
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April 03, 2019 - 7:16 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- A deadly crash killed two men late Tuesday night in southeast Austin. Police say the crash happened in the 500 block of East Slaughter Lane, just east of Interstate 35, around 10 p.m. Tuesday. An SUV was heading eastbound and mkaing a left turn into an apartment complex when it was...
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March 29, 2019 - 8:39 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- A cyclist was killed in a crash just east of downtown Thursday night. First responders were called to the 1300 block of East Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard just after 9 p.m. Thursday night for a reported auto-vs-bicycle collision. Medics transported an adult female to Dell Seton...
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March 28, 2019 - 10:05 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Police are investigating after a man in his 30s was found dead on a southwest Austin trail Thursday night. First responders were called to the 4400 block of West Gate Boulevard just before 8:30 p.m., with a report that someone was experiencing a medical issue on a trail. The man...
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March 26, 2019 - 1:31 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police are investigating after a man's body was found in northeast Austin Tuesday afternoon. First responders were called to the 1000 block of East Anderson Lane just after 12:15 p.m. Tuesday. Medics pronounced an adult male deceased on the scene, after he was found in a...
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March 25, 2019 - 4:18 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- A suspect in a weekend homicide in south Austin has been arrested, police say. Austin Police say the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force arrested Jessica Romero today. Romero was being sought in connection with an apparent armed robbery in south Austin early Sunday morning . Police say...
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March 24, 2019 - 1:06 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- One person is dead and police are searching for three suspects after an armed robbery turned deadly in south Austin early Sunday morning. Austin Police say they received multiple 9-1-1 calls about a disturbance in the 1200 block of Southport Drive, just northeast of Ben White and...
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March 19, 2019 - 5:45 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- The ex-boyfriend of a man found dead in southeast Austin Sunday evening is facing murder charges, police revealed Tuesday. 38-year old Juan Angel Zapata's body was found around 6:30 p.m. Sunday evening in the Onion Creek Greenbelt , near Onion Creek Drive and Springville Lane,...
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March 17, 2019 - 10:29 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Police are on the scene of a suspicious death in southeast Austin Sunday night. Austin Police say they received a 9-1-1 call around 6:30 p.m. Sunday evening from a man walking his dog, reporting a body in the greenbelt near the intersection of Onion Creek Drive and Springville Lane...
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March 17, 2019 - 5:13 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Hours after an officer-involved shooting in downtown Austin , officials found one of the vehicles involved - with a dead body inside. Police say the Maserati Levante SUV involved in Sunday morning's officer-involved shooting at Interstate 35 and 7th Street was found in the Mueller...
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