Two men injured in East Austin shooting early Sunday


Two men were taken to the hospital with serious, non-life threatening injuries after a shooting in East Austin early Sunday, officials said.

Austin police responded about 2:30 a.m. Sunday to the 1800 block of Chicon Street just off East Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.

Austin-Travis County EMS officials said they were responding to an unrelated medical call when they received the call about the shooting. EMS took two men, one in his 20s and another in his 30s, to Dell Seton Medical Center.

Police are still investigating the incident but do not believe there is a threat to the public.



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