AUSTIN, Texas - The Austin Police Department says one man is dead after a shooting in South Austin.
Police said on August 10, around 9:08 p.m., officers responded to a call regarding a shooting in the 2100 block of E Oltorf St.
When officers arrived on scene, they found a victim, 27-year-old Marvin Flint, with gunshot wounds. Flint was taken to a local hospital and was later pronounced dead.
The preliminary investigation revealed that Flint had been walking along Oltorf St when someone approached him and shot him. The investigation shows Flint knew the person that shot him, and he was targeted.
Detectives are still trying to locate a suspect.
Anyone with information or video of the incident should call APD Homicide at 512-974-TIPS; the Crime Stoppers anonymous tip line at 512-472-8477 (TIPS), use the new Crime Stoppers App, or email APD Homicide at email@example.com. You may remain anonymous.
This case is being investigated as Austin's 48th homicide of 2022.