Police cancel shelter in place for east side 18th/MLK residents after incident Sunday morning

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AUSTIN (KXAN) — It’s now safe for residents in the east side area of 18th Street and MLK to come out of their homes, Austin police say.

At around 6:45 a.m., Austin Police Department urged residents to shelter in place due to an incident involving a person in the area but as of 8 a.m., the order had ended.

The scene is no longer active.

Further details will not be released.

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