Police identify man found dead with gunshot wound at N. Austin apartment complex

AUSTIN - Police are investigating after a man died at an apartment complex in the 1809 block of West Rundberg Lane Wednesday, according to Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services.

Austin police said they were called to the Palo Santo apartments at 1:40 p.m. The caller told police that a man was shot. Police found a man, identified as Benson Briseno, 29, with a gunshot wound. He died at the scene. 

Austin police said there's no threat to the general public at this time, and all parties involved remained on the scene.

APD said a man is in custody, but he is not a suspect at this time. The relationship between the man and the victim is unknown.

The Travis County MMEdical Examiner;s office is expected to conduct the autopsy report. This story will update when their findings are released.

Police are interviewing witnesses and asking anyone with information to contact the APD tip line at 512-477-3588.

This is a developing situation. Updates to follow as more details are released. 

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