Local & State

September 22, 2017 - 6:56 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Late night travel plans along Interstate 35 at Oltorf may need a detour this weekend. Crews will be working at the intersection of Interstate 35 and Oltorf this weekend, with crews planning to close the interstate mainlanes tonight and Saturday night. During the closure, I-35...
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September 21, 2017 - 6:15 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Texans have reclaimed a record amount of their own property in the last year, according to new figures released Thursday. Texas Comptroller Glenn Hegar announced the record-breaking total of $281 million Thursday afternoon, eclipsing the record set last year of $270 million. It's...
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September 21, 2017 - 5:42 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Gas prices continued their downward trend this week, according to the latest numbers from AAA Texas. The average price for a gallon of unleaded gasoline in the Austin area is $2.51, down four cents from last week. Austin drivers are paying slightly more than the statewide average,...
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Austin Police Department
September 21, 2017 - 5:37 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police have identified the suspect charged with manslaughter in a Sunday attack on 6th Street that led to a man's death. Police say 28-year old Nathan Raynard Marshall has been charged with manslaughter, a second degree felony, after Marshall attacked 33-year old Marques...
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September 19, 2017 - 7:57 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin ISD officials say drinking water at the district's schools is safe, according to recent tests. Superintendent Paul Cruz penned a letter to the district community Monday. The district says it partnered with the Lower Colorado River Authority to test roughly a third of the...
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Austin Police Department
September 18, 2017 - 6:12 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Police say a man knocked unconscious in an altercation on 6th Street early Sunday morning has died from his injuries. Police were flagged down near the 200 block of East 6th just after 2 a.m. Sunday morning. They found 33-year old Marques Johnson lying in the street with a crowd...
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September 18, 2017 - 5:26 pm
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Austin Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect in a sexual assault case. Police say on Friday, September 15, around 5:45 a.m., a female was jogging on the hike and bike trail near East Avenue and Cummings Street. The female was on the trail prior to being...
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Dreamstime
September 18, 2017 - 8:00 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- One person is in the hospital with life-threatening injuries following a motorcycle crash downtown. Austin-Travis County EMS responded to the intersection of West 6th Street and Patterson Avenue, just before the on-ramp to MoPac, around 3:30 a.m. Monday morning. Medics say a man in...
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September 18, 2017 - 7:52 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- Two people are in the hospital following a rollover accident in south Austin late Sunday night. Austin-Travis County EMS reported the accident in the 8400 block of Brodie Lane just after 11:45 p.m. Medics reported sending two males in their 20s to South Austin Medical Center with...
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Austin Police Department
September 14, 2017 - 10:28 am
AUSTIN (KJCE) -- An arrest warrant has been issued for the suspect in a deadly shooting Tuesday afternoon on the city's east side. Police say 18-year old Juan de Dios Carbajal-Jaimes is charged with first degree murder in the shooting death of 48-year old Alfred Lockett . Carbajal-James is not yet...
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