Deadly shooting at east Austin apartment complex

Reinli Street shooting

Reinli Street shooting

AUSTIN (KXAN) — One person is dead after a shooting in east Austin Saturday morning.

According to Austin-Travis County EMS, multiple calls came in around 9:47 a.m. and medics were dispatched to the 1100 block of Reinli Street near Sheridan Avenue.

The victim was found with obvious trauma, according to police. CPR was performed but the victim eventually succumbed to his injuries.

The shooting happened in the parking lot of Mueller City View apartments. Witnesses told officers three men fled westbound on foot. One of the suspects dropped a gun which was identified by APD’s K-9 unit.

The three suspects were detained and are being interviewed by police.

Police say there is no threat to the public.

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