Austin police investigate shooting on South Lamar

Austin police are investigating a shooting on S Lamar Blvd. (photo courtesy Juan Salinas)

AUSTIN (KXAN) —  Two men are in the hospital after a shooting in South Austin. Police say it all started at 11:40 p.m. Tuesday at 2119 South Lamar Blvd.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found a man with multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge and is expected to be OK.

Police say just after that, another man with a gunshot wound showed up at South Austin Medical Center, without life-threatening injuries. Police say they believe the two could be connected.

No one is in custody, but police say they don’t think there is a threat to the public.

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