Man shot in North Austin; search for suspect comes up empty

Police search for a suspect near I-35 after a man was shot on Barwood Park in North Austin. Jan. 12, 2017 (KXAN Photo)
Police search for a suspect near I-35 after a man was shot on Barwood Park in North Austin. Jan. 12, 2017 (KXAN Photo)

AUSTIN (KXAN) — A man shot Thursday afternoon in North Austin has been taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Austin police say they were called to the 600 block of Barwood Park, near Interstate 35 and Rundberg Lane, for a report of shots fired at 4:45 p.m.

Officers located the victim and Austin-Travis County EMS took the man in his 30s to University Medical Center Brackenridge

After setting up a perimeter and searching for the suspect, the police were unable to find the person responsible. Officers have since cleared the scene of the incident.

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