Police: Man wearing hooded sweatshirt fatally shot in head on NW Austin avenue

Posted September 05, 2018 08:09:25 A man who was wearing a hooded sweat shirt in an apparent attempt to conceal himself in a neighborhood where several people were shot and killed last week has died, police said.

Officers responded to a shooting about 9:45 p.m.

Sunday on the 900 block of West Austin Avenue NW in Northwest Austin, police Sgt. David Moseley said.

Police found a 27-year-old man in the alley and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

Mosely said officers determined the victim died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

The man who died had no connection to the incident, Moselys said.

The incident has been ruled a homicide, Masely said.

No arrests have been made.