One person was killed during an attempted robbery in West Austin
Police say they received a call shortly after 5 pm. That there was a robbery at the selling agency of the 11300 Block FM 2222, as well as a shooting.
When the police arrived at the scene, they were able to immediately identify and arrest two of the suspects involved. By the time the officers were able to focus again on the scene, the victim was already dead.
An individual in the car dealership believed to hold a license for a concealed-carry pistol had shot the suspects. The police believe this person was able to intervene in this situation, but they believe the victim was already dead at that point.
One suspect was beaten and taken to hospital. Austin Police say this is an isolated incident but are asking anyone with their contact information.
Police are investigating the cause of the accident and say they may be at the scene overnight.