To my Austin, friends. Giving you all a head’s up on this. Be careful in your neighborhood.
AUSTIN (KXAN) – Austin police are investigating a series of armed robberies that happened late Friday into the early morning hours Saturday.
APD said three armed men in their late teens or early 20s robbed people at eight locations across the city. The robberies all happened in parking lots — most of them at apartment complexes.
Police said at least two of the suspects were armed with semiautomatic pistols.
The first incident happened around 10:30 p.m., and the crime spree lasted until 6:30 a.m. Saturday. APD said they are still investigating the case and searching for the suspects.
- 2900 block of S. Pleasant Valley Road
- 1900 block of Burton Drive
- San Marcos and E 8th streets
- 1000 N Lamar Blvd.
- 1020 E 45th St.
- 6800 block of US 290 E
- 9300 block of Northgate Boulevard
- 11700 Metric Blvd.