Austin Local News

A pizza shop worker in Georgetown is in trouble after putting his genitals on a customers pizza. An affidavit shows an customer at the Papa Murphy's on Williams Drive saw Austin Michael Symonds rubbing his testicles on the pizza he had ordered. The customer confronted Symonds...
We are learning abuse complaints came into state's Child Protective Services four separate times about potential abuse of Colton Turner, the boy found dead in a shallow South Austin grave last Friday. Officials tell KVUE it received it's first complaint when he was about 6...
Austin police are investigating after finding a man badly beaten off of South First and Bouldin Creek. Police say they found the man in a storm drain. He's being treated at UMC Brackenridge with possible life threatening injuries. Police are having difficulty securing the scene...
The Austin Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a suspect believed to have committed a series of robberies in North Austin over the last several days. In each instance, the suspect wears sunglasses, displays a weapon or tells the victim he has a...
Nayely Beltran is seven years old. She has a progressive, malignant brain tumor that requires immediate treatment by a specialist. Despite pleas from her attorney and doctors, Nayely did not receive medical attention that could save her life for two months because she was being...
We are getting more details on the tragic death of little Colton Turner today. According to the arrest affidavit, Meagan Rena Work, the homeless Cedar Park Mom of two year old Colton Turner, claims a seizure is responsible for killing her little boy. In the document, Work says...
Austin Police Department Detectives are seeking the public’s assistance in locating 50 year-old Denise Weiss, White female, who was last seen near 2201 Greenwood Ave. around 6:30 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 14, 2014. Detectives are concerned for her well-being because Weiss has...
About ten years ago, Atlanta-based Cousins Properties built the Frost Bank Tower. Now, the company is close to opening Colorado Tower, on the corner of 3rd and Colorado. Tim Hendricks, Cousins Properties’ senior VP, says it’ll be hard to miss. “It’s a little over 373,000 square...
The downtown Austin landscape is about to change again and a company from Georgia, which has already made its mark here, is responsible for the latest addition. About ten years ago, Atlanta-based Cousins Properties built the Frost Bank Tower. Now, the company is close to opening...