Detectives investigating homicide west of Leander

Detectives are investigating a homicide in NW Travis County (Jeremy Thomas / KXAN)
Detectives are investigating a homicide in NW Travis County (Jeremy Thomas / KXAN)

TRAVIS COUNTY (KXAN) — Sheriff’s deputies are investigating the death of a man in Northwest Travis County as a homicide.

Deputies were called to the 14300 block of Summit View Drive, west of Leander, shortly after 3:00 Saturday afternoon, a TCSO spokesperson said.

When deputies arrived, they discovered a man’s body inside a home.

One person was taken into custody Saturday, according to TCSO officials.

The incident was initially reported as a stabbing, but authorities are not able to confirm if the victim died from a stab wound.

Just after 8 p.m., deputies received a search warrant to investigate inside the home. A K-9 unit was brought in to help search for evidence.

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