APD Officer Shoots and Kills Armed Suspect
One man was killed by an Austin police officer early this morning in Southeast Austin. About 1:00, police responded to a "shots fired" call in an apartment complex on Burton Drive, near East Oltorf Street.
"The suspect's a male Hispanic, about—approximately 29 years of age. And what occurred in this incident is he was trying to gain entry by shooting into—at a apartment door, trying to get into a house where his ex-girlfriend resided," said Police Chief Art Acevedo.