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March 28, 2017 - 9:20 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Austin-Travis County EMS battled another surge in K2 cases downtown Tuesday evening. ATCEMS medics were forced to set up a downtown command post to handle the surge in incidents. 11 ambulances and 12 patients were treated just Tuesday night, with 8 patient transports. FINAL K2 ALERT:...
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March 28, 2017 - 8:34 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Austin Interim Police Chief Brian Manley is making it clear that no one is above the city's traffic laws - not even an assistant police chief. Assistant Chief Chris McIlvain was pulled over for speeding on February 18 on North MoPac Expressway near Braker Lane. The officer in the...
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Austin Police
March 28, 2017 - 3:34 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Austin Police have announced a "person of interest" in Sunday night's murder in Central Austin. Police are searching for 20-year old Karl Ray Stokes, who they say may have information regarding the incident. He also currently has outstanding felony warrants. A $1,000 reward is being...
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Dreamstime
March 27, 2017 - 4:57 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Authorities have released more details on a Saturday accident that killed a 14-month-old girl in Northeast Austin. Alyssa Nicol Juarez-Ruiz was identified Monday as the victim, according to the Travis County Medical Examiner's Office. Related Coverage: Child dies after being struck by...
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Dreamstime
March 27, 2017 - 4:50 pm
(Austin/KJCE) Austin Police have identified the victim in a suspicious murder in Central Austin. On Sunday, March 26, at approximately 9:36 p.m., Austin Police officers responded to a report of multiple shots fired at 300 Carmen Court, near St. John's and Interstate 35. Officers located the victim...
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Dreamstime
March 27, 2017 - 8:39 am
(Austin/KJCE) Austin Police have released their plan for the 90th annual Clyde Littlefield Texas Relays, which takes place this week. APD says they will be working with City and TxDOT crews to assess traffic flow throughout the weekend and make changes as necessary to assist drivers in safely...
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Dreamstime
March 27, 2017 - 5:45 am
(Austin/KJCE) One person is dead following a shooting at a central Austin apartment complex Sunday night. UPDATE: Police identify victim in overnight murder Police say 9-1-1 received a call at approximately 9:36 p.m. from the 300 block of Carmen Court, near St. Johns Aveue and Interstate 35. When...
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March 25, 2017 - 5:08 pm
(Austin/KJCE) A young child was struck by a vehicle in Northeast Austin on Saturday afternoon; she later died from her injuries. Austin-Travis County EMS was called out at approximately 4:15 p.m. to a mobile home park in the 1400 block of East Rundberg Lane, near its intersection with Cameron Road...
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March 25, 2017 - 11:52 am
(Austin/KJCE) A fiery 18-wheeler crash along U.S. Highway 183 in North Austin early Saturday morning continued to cause traffic problems several hours later. The explosion happened near the intersection with Lake Creek Parkway around 4:30 a.m. The driver was taken to the hospital with non life...
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Dreamstime
March 25, 2017 - 10:59 am
(Austin/KJCE) Austin Police are investigating a shooting that took place early Saturday morning that sent two people to the hospital. Police say shots were fired just after 1:00 a.m. on the northbound side of Interstate 35, near Oltorf Street. Two people were sent to the hospital with unspecified...
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