AUSTIN, Texas - The Austin Police Department says it's investigating a body found in South Austin as a homicide. The body was found in the 2600 block of South 1st Street.
Police received a check welfare call at around 6:50 a.m. and when they arrived they found an unresponsive man. Life-saving measures were performed but police say the man was pronounced dead at just before 7 a.m.
Police say they've determined that the death was suspicious but did not say why they came to that determination due to the ongoing investigation.
No further details were released. This is the 41st homicide in Austin this year.
If you have any information about the case you're asked to contact 512-974-8477.