HAYS COUNTY, Texas (KXAN) - Two men were arrested after a shooting Thursday morning that started as a robbery attempt in Buda's Oak Forest subdivision, authorities said.
The Hays County Sheriff's Office said the shots were fired near Mourning Dove Lane in Buda, then the suspects made their was to Dripping Springs where they were apprehended.
Justin Hernandez, 24, and 29-year-old Gary Zuniga were charged with aggravated burglary, evading arrest and being felon in possession of a firearm.
The arrests happened after police said the pair were attempting to enter someone's home and fired on a resident. The person was not hit, but a vehicle was. The resident called authorities and the sheriff's office pursued the men who drove off in a pickup truck, authorities said.
The incident started at around 9:15 a.m. both men were in custody by 11 a.m. SWAT officers and a police dog assisted in the search.
The Dripping Springs school district to the situation and all schools were briefly placed on lock out as a precaution. The heightened security lasted about 10 minutes until sheriffs office gave the district the all clear.
A man is dead after being hit by several vehicles in the eastbound lane of Highway 71 Saturday night.
APD is responding to a 25 vehicle accident near the 5400 block of Ed Bluestein near Thurgood Ave.
A representative at the Fayette County Sheriff's office said that Fayette County is effectively shut down due to icy conditions.
The Austin City Council is set to vote Thursday on design changes for the Auditorium Shores Dog Park.
Bryce Petty threw touchdown passes on the first two drives of the second half for No. 9 Baylor and the Bears won their first Big 12 title and a Fiesta Bowl berth with a 30-10 victory over No. 23 Texas on Saturday.
Light snow flurries were reported early Saturday just north of the KXAN viewing area. Sub-freezing temperatures along with a slight chance of light snow, sleet and freezing rain will continue through Sunday morning.