APD: Man found dead inside apartment in southeast Austin

A man was found dead inside an apartment in southeast Austin on Friday.

Austin police and EMS medics responded to a call of a man down inside an apartment in the 4700 block of Riverside Drive at 10:36 p.m. They found Cary Timothy Champlin, 28, inside with obvious trauma.

Champlin was pronounced dead at 10:50 p.m.

Austin homicide detectives and crime scene units began processing the scene and are speaking with witnesses. Detectives are investigating Champlin's death as a homicide.

The Travis County Medical Examiner is expected to conduct an autopsy to determine cause of death.

Anyone with information 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.