Deceased: Bruce Martinez, Hispanic Male (D.O.B 4/6/81)
On April 10, 2019, at approximately 3:53 a.m., Austin 911 received a call of shots fired outside the La Quinta located at 5812 N.I.H. 35. Austin Police, Fire and Austin-Travis County EMS arrived on scene. They located a Hispanic male and a Black male with multiple gunshot wounds. Both subjects were transported to Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas. The Hispanic male succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at 4:20 a.m. by Dr. Oehler. Identification is pending next of kin notification.
This is an ongoing investigation and police have identified the individuals involved. There is no threat to the public in regards to this incident.
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