Police investigating shooting near Cielo Nightclub in downtown Austin

Shooting near Cielo

Shooting on Neches Street

AUSTIN (KXAN) — Police are investigating the circumstances that led to a shooting in downtown Austin early Saturday morning.

According to police, the shooting happened around 1 a.m. near the Cielo Nightclub at 5th Street and Neches Street. Officers roped off the scene.

One person was sent to the hospital with critical life-threatening injuries. The victim is currently in serious condition.

Police have taken a suspect into custody.

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