Man killed at West Austin apartment complex identified

The Austin Police Department (APD) identified the man killed at a West Austin apartment complex on July 15.

Police said around 6:40 a.m., officers, ATCEMS and AFD responded to a shooting in the 3500 block of Capital of Texas Highway. 

Officers found a man, 45-year-old Jarod Mason, with gunshot wounds. He later died at the scene.


Investigators determined that Mason was shot in the parking lot before multiple suspects left the scene in a vehicle.

Anyone with any information should contact the Austin Police Department at 512-974-TIPS. You may submit your tip anonymously through the Capital Area Crime Stoppers Program by visiting or calling 512-472-8477. A reward of up to $1,000 may be available for any information that leads to an arrest.