Two stabbed in fight between transients under I-35

Stabbing investigation on Airport Blvd. under I-35 (Chris Nelson/KXAN)
Stabbing investigation on Airport Blvd. under I-35 (Chris Nelson/KXAN)

AUSTIN (KXAN) – Austin police are investigating a stabbing that sent two people to the hospital early Tuesday morning.

An APD watch commander said they believe three transients got into a fight along Airport Boulevard under Interstate 35 at about 4:00 a.m.

One man and one woman were stabbed and taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge.  Their injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Officers arrested another man suspected of stabbing the two victims.  APD believes the three people involved knew each other. provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Users who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

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