AUSTIN (KXAN) — Two people died Friday afternoon, and the Austin Police Department said it’s considering the deaths as suspicious.

Police said they got a high-priority call around 4 p.m. for the 6400 block of Garden View Drive, which is in a neighborhood near the U.S. 183 Toll Road and East Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

Officers found two victims inside a residence. One was pronounced dead at the scene, while the other was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries. That second victim also later succumbed to their injuries and died, police said.

Austin Police is investigating a suspicious death in the 6400 block of Garden View Drive in east Austin on April 22, 2022. (KXAN Photo/Mariano Garza)
Austin Police is investigating a suspicious death in the 6400 block of Garden View Drive in east Austin on April 22, 2022. (KXAN Photo/Mariano Garza)

One person is detained at the moment, and they’re being questioned, police said. Detectives are also on scene speaking with others now.

This is an isolated incident, police said. There’s no threat to the public.