Man found shot to death inside SUV on MLK

The Austin Police Department is investigating the death of a man who was found shot in his car. 

According to APD, police officers were dispatched shortly after 10 a.m. on Saturday, October 28, 2017 to the area of Greenwood Avenue and Martin Luther King Boulevard for a number of calls. 

One of the calls that dispatch had received was about a hit and run in the area. 

When officers arrived on scene, multiple vehicles were located including a tan SUV. Inside the tan SUV was a deceased male with a gunshot wound. Police officers and homicide detectives are interviewing witnesses in the area to establish the timeline of events that led up to the shooting. 

The victim is believed to be in his late thirties or early forties. 

It is believed that the tan SUV was involved in a car accident and had fled the scene. 

This is a developing story and will be updated with more information as it becomes available. 

Up Next:

  • Popular

  • Recent


FOX 7 News streams at the following times (all times Central):

Monday - Friday

4:30 a.m. - 10 a.m.

12 p.m. - 12:30 p.m.

5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

9 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.


6 a.m. - 8 a.m.

6 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

9 p.m. to 10 p.m.


6 a.m. - 8 a.m.

5 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

9 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Schedule subject to change in the event of network sports coverage.

We also stream press conferences and other breaking news coverage from time to time. When we are not in a live newscast, you will see replays of the most recent broadcast.

To enter full screen Mode click the button.

For closed captioning, click on the button while in full screen mode.

Desktop/tablet users: To choose the stream's video quality, click on the button (while in full screen mode) and choose from 432p or 270p.

Mobile users:The video quality default is to your phone's settings.

Please allow time for buffering. If the stream stalls, refresh your browser. Thanks for watching

Stories You May Be Interested In - Includes Advertiser Stories