Police investigating suspicious death in South Austin


by KVUE.com


Posted on January 23, 2013 at 10:25 PM

Updated Thursday, Jan 24 at 12:48 AM

Suspicious death in South Austin

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AUSTIN -- Homicide detectives are investigating the death of a man in South Austin Wednesday night.

A woman was transported to University Medical Center in Brackenridge to be treated for a stab wound. She sustained non-life threatening injuries.

Police said they responded to a disturbance call at 11104 Chatam Berry Lane around 6 p.m. The female caller told police a person attempted to kill her son.

A juvenile male at the scene told officers a man stabbed his mother, and then fell and impaled himself on the knife.

The man was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police said they are treating the investigation as a suspicious death.

Check back for more on this developing story.