AUSTIN -- Police are investigating a homicide in South Austin on Saturday.
Just before 8 p.m., police received a call from the 6000 block of Boxcar Run. The man on the call told police, "My wife is dying." The woman was dead when police arrived.
When emergency officials arrived on the scene, they say they thought the woman had been shot, but later changed their intial assessment. Police said there was obvious trauma to the woman's body, but police are investigating specific cause of death.
The man was taken to a South Austin hospital with what police called an "undisclosed illness" and has not been arrested yet.