Teenager shot in East Austin has serious injuries

Police at the scene of a shooting on Bedford Street in East Austin. Oct. 14, 2016 (KXAN Photo/Juan Salinas)
Police at the scene of a shooting on Bedford Street in East Austin. Oct. 14, 2016 (KXAN Photo/Juan Salinas)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A teenager was taken to the hospital after being shot in East Austin, Friday night. Austin-Travis County EMS say that while his injuries are serious, they are not expected to be life-threatening.

At 9:37 p.m., police were called to Bedford Street, just south of East 12th Street. EMS took the teenager to University Medical Center Brackenridge.

At around the same time of the shooting in East Austin, a man in his 20s was critically injured after being stabbed in southwest Austin.

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