AUSTIN, Texas (FOX 7 Austin) - Austin Police Department SWAT has been called to an urgent welfare check in north Austin.
APD announced the call via Twitter and is asking people to avoid the area in the 1500 block of Choquette Drive.
#APD SWAT responding to the 1500 Blk Choquette Dr. for a Check Welfare Urgent call. Officers are on scene, perimeter is being secured. Please avoid the area. Media, stand by for staging area.— Austin Police Dept (@Austin_Police) April 7, 2019
According to APD, officers are on scene and the perimeter is being secured as of 3:20 p.m.
No other information was available at this time.