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Police release details leading to deadly shooting in East Austin

The suspect shot one man multiple times near 1700 Frontier Valley Drive in East Austin, according to police.

AUSTIN, Texas — The Austin Police Department continues investigating a deadly shooting in East Austin late Wednesday night.

Police said a call about a shooting came in just after midnight Thursday.

The suspect shot one man multiple times near 1700 Frontier Valley Drive in East Austin, according to police. The suspect then drove away.

APD officers along with Austin-Travis County EMS arrived on scene and found the victim with "obvious trauma." Despite life-saving measures, the man was pronounced death at 12:22 a.m.

Police later identified the victim at 29-year-old James Davis. 

Witnesses told investigators that a disturbance broke out at the apartment complex parking lot between several individuals driving a White Dodge Charger and residents. The Charger left the scene after the shooting happened, police said.

No additional information is available at this time.

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