Austin Local News

Last Friday, July 17 and Saturday, July 18 three Honda Accords were stolen from locations inside the city of Pflugerville. Two other Honda Accords were broken into, but not stolen. If you have any information regarding these crimes, please contact the Pflugerville Police...
Last Friday, July 17 and Saturday, July 18 three Honda Accords were stolen from locations inside the city of Pflugerville. Two other Honda Accords were broken into, but not stolen. If you have any information regarding these crimes, please contact the Pflugerville Police...
Just after 10 am, University of Texas police responded to several calls about a man causing a disturbance. UTPD's Cindy Posey said they quickly alerted students, staff and faculty to avoid the area of 24th and Guadalupe streets, on The Drag. She said he was aggressive, shouting...
A Central Texas man has been accused of beating his year-old daughter and yanking out one of her teeth over potty training failures. Travis County jail records show 27-year-old Bryant Davis of Austin was being Wednesday on a charge of felony injury to a child. Bond was set at $...
Texas State students were surprised this morning when an alert showed up advising them to beware of a bull on campus. The befuddled bovine apparently wondered away from his home on a nearby ranch. Texas State Police Chief Daniel Benevitez says they don't think the bull posed any...
An Austin man says a battery for his device blew up in his pocket causing severe burns. Hamid Sadeghy is a new e-cigarette user. At the urging of his wife, he decided to quit smoking in May. "I'm a little over a pack a day smoker and in a matter of a week I went down to one or...
AUSTIN – The Lone Star Fugitive Task Force has arrested a 27-year-old Austin man accused of seriously injuring his 20-month-old during a potty training accident. According to the arrest affidavit, Bryant Davis called 911 around 3:15 p.m. on July 9 for his child reportedly having...
UPDATE: Amazon could be moving a distribution hub to San Marcos and start building by the end of the year. San Marcos Mercury Publisher Brad Rollins said tonight, the San Marcos City Council will be looking to an economic development incentive agreement with Amazon to build a $...
31-year-old man is facing a felony injury to the eldery charge for a bizarre assault on Guadalupe. Austin Police Detective Jarrett Crippin said Nathan John Pearson was naked at the time he grabbed a 66 -ear-old woman leaving church and tried to hump her. "He caused her some...