AUSTIN, Texas — Austin police and emergency medical providers responded to an officer-involved capturing and stabbing close to the intersection of Mesa Drive and Inexperienced Hill Place in northwest Austin Sunday.
Shortly after 10:30 a.m. Austin police acquired a name a few home disturbance with studies of the suspect concerned having a gun.
When police arrived on-scene shortly after, stories say the suspect, recognized as a 59-year-old white male, approached the officer with a knife in his hand. Regardless of a number of instructions by police for the suspect to drop his weapon, he continued to advance towards the officer all the best way into the road, at which level the officer fired his weapon.
One other officer arrived on-scene and each started administering first assist on the suspect. Shortly thereafter, a 69-year-old white male was discovered on the porch of the house with a number of stab wounds.
The suspect concerned within the capturing is reported to be within the hospital in critical, however secure situation. The sufferer of the stabbing is in essential however secure situation. The officer concerned within the capturing has been positioned on administrative depart, which is widespread process following an officer-involved capturing.