Police investigating early morning homicide in Riverside

Austin police are investigating a homicide that occurred in the Riverside neighborhood in southeast Austin early Saturday morning.

Police say that they received a call reporting shots fired at around 2:21 a.m. Saturday morning, Oct. 14 near East Riverside Drive and Woodland Avenue.

Police found a person on the ground when they arrived.

The victim was transported to Dell Seton.

Around 3:34 a.m., the person was pronounced dead at the hospital.


Police believe this to be an isolated incident. There is no suspect in custody.

An investigation is ongoing.