Man dropped off at south Austin home, shot and killed moments later

Austin

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Austin police are investigating after a man was shot and killed inside a south Austin home Monday night.

Police were called to the home on Brighton Road near Menchaca Road just after 10 p.m. on Jan. 18.

Police say a 911 caller had dropped the victim, Travis Springer, 29, off at the house and the caller then heard gun shots inside the house after Springer entered the home.

According to APD, the caller forced his way into the house and called 911 after finding Springer in the kitchen.

Police say he died before paramedics arrived.

Detectives have detained what they call multiple people of interest.

Police did not have any word on possible suspects. It’s also not known what led up to the shooting.

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