Body found in creek in South Austin

The Austin Police Department has discovered a body in a creek near West Oltorf and South 1st Street. 

Police arrived on scene around 8:30 a.m. after a check welfare urgent call.

According to officials, the deceased is a male in his 20s. He was discovered by an employee of a nearby carpet cleaning business. 

Police say it does not appear to be suspicious and it may have been accidental. 

 

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