2 taken to the hospital after reported shooting in east Austin


AUSTIN (KXAN) — Two men were taken to the hospital after a reported shooting in east Austin Tuesday night.

The Austin Police Department says officers were called to Sherwyn Drive at 8:30 p.m. That’s east of U.S. Highway 183 in a neighborhood off East Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

Both victims were shot in the leg, according to police.

Austin-Travis County EMS says one of the men has serious injuries and the other “potentially serious” injuries. APD reports both were taken to Dell Seton Medical Center.

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