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1 man dead in downtown Austin shooting

Published On: Mar 31 2013 01:50:09 PM CDT
Texas News - spotlight
AUSTIN, Texas -

(AP) - Police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man in downtown Austin.
    
Authorities say witnesses told officers a car carrying suspects in the early Sunday shooting sped from the scene.
    
Police responded to a 911 call about 3:15 a.m. and the victim was taken to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
    
His name hasn't been released.  Police identify him only as a black man in his 20s.