APD identifies deceased in North Austin apartment complex suspicious death

The Austin Police Department has identified the man found behind a north Austin apartment complex Wednesday morning.

Eddie Lester Marshall Jr., 57, was found with obvious trauma to his body at 9133 Northgate Boulevard when Austin PD, Austin Fire Department and EMS arrived on the scene.

Despite efforts by AFD and EMS, Marshall succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at 8:02 a.m.

Homicide detectives are currently investigating and according to APD, the incident appears to be isolated with no threat to the public.

According to APD, detectives are looking to speak to a 30-year-old black male and a 36-year-old white female who were temporarily staying at the complex.

The Travis County Medical Examiner will conduct an autopsy to determine the cause of death.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS or text "Tip 103" + your message to CRIMES or use the new Crime Stoppers App or email APD Homicide at homicide.apd@austintexas.gov. Tips can be submitted anonymously and by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, free on iPhone and Android.