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Austin serial bombing suspect dead after police confrontation, reports say

AUSTIN, Texas - Austin Police Department officials have told news organizations that a suspect in the serial bombings that have terrorized the Texas capital is dead after a highway confrontation with officers. KEYE-TV was reporting that the suspect died when a vehicle exploded during a police pursui

COLUMBUS DISPATCH - 2018-03-21 10:15:22

AUSTIN EXPLOSIONS: Officials identify Austin serial bomber as 24-year-old Mark Anthony Conditt

AUSTIN, Texas (KETK) - The man Austin police say is responsible for a string of bombings that killed and injured residents in state's capitol is dead after detonating an explosive device in his vehicle as law enforcement closed in on him early Wednesday morning. Officials identified the bomber as Ma

EASTTEXASMATTERS.COM - 2018-03-21 13:33:28

Man killed in South Austin shooting identified

AUSTIN, Texas - A man who died after he was found lying in the road has been identified after a South Austin shooting on Friday, March 16. Austin police were called to the 2200 block of South 5th Street around 5:30 a.m. after reports of shots fired and people screaming. Matthew Aguirre, 22, was foun

SPECTRUMLOCALNEWS.COM - 2018-03-20 17:46:00

Texas bomber suspect kills self as police close in, officials say

AUSTIN, Texas (Reuters) - A 24-year-old man suspected of a series of deadly bombings around Austin, Texas, blew himself up early on Wednesday as police closed in on him, police officials said. Police had tracked the suspect to a hotel near Austin, the state's capital city, and were following his veh

YAHOO! - 2018-03-21 10:34:30

Abandoned suitcase prompts south Austin Whole Foods evacuation

Abandoned suitcase being investigated at the Arbor Trails Whole Foods in south Austin on March 20, 2018. (KXAN Photo/Ben Friberg) AUSTIN (KXAN) - A south Austin Whole Foods store was evacuated while APD investigated a report of a suspicious package. The Arbor Trails store at William Cannon Drive and

KXAN - 2018-03-20 18:33:18

Package believed to be bound for Austin explodes at Texas FedEx facility, police say

AUSTIN, Texas - A package believed to be bound for Austin exploded at a Texas FedEx facility overnight, law enforcement officials said early Tuesday. The explosion occurred at a FedEx facility in Schertz, Tex., just northeast of San Antonio sometime around 1 a.m., said FBI Special Agent Michelle Lee

CBS7.COM - 2018-03-20 12:31:00

New Explosion Reported In Austin; At Least 1 Hurt

AUSTIN, Texas (CBS SF) - Another explosion has been reported in Austin, Texas; the latest in a series of explosions in the city which authorities have attributed to a serial bomber. The explosion happened at a Goodwill store in the southern part of Austin. It was the sixth explosion in the area this

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2018-03-20 17:39:35

Austin woman missing about 2 weeks located, safe

AUSTIN, Texas - The Austin Police Department on Tuesday morning reported a woman who went missing about two weeks ago has been located and is safe. Police said the case is now closed. Investigators were called to the home of 30-year-old Lindsay Rodriguez on March 9 when it was reported that her gara

SPECTRUMLOCALNEWS.COM - 2018-03-20 18:33:00

LIVE: Authorities discuss suspicious package investigated at Austin FedEx facility

AUSTIN, Texas - A suspicious package is being investigated Tuesday after a FedEx facility in the Austin area, authorities said. A hazardous materials team was sent to the facility on McKinney Falls Road on the city's southeast side, according to a tweet by the Austin Police Department. The investi

CLICK2HOUSTON.COM - 2018-03-20 15:51:58

Reported incident in South Austin not a package explosion, police say

AUSTIN, Texas - UPDATE: Austin police say there was no package explosion. Items inside package was not a bomb, rather an incendiary device. Police said they have no reason to believe the incident is related to the previous explosions at this time. Multiple agencies responded to an incident at a Good

FOX7AUSTIN.COM - 2018-03-21 02:35:00

Can apparent 'serial bomber' be stopped? Austin terrorized for weeks, but police say they now have leads

AUSTIN, Texas - Emergency teams responded Tuesday night to another reported explosion in Texas' capital, this one at a Goodwill store in the southern part of the city. In a tweet, the Austin Police Department urged residents to avoid the area. Austin-Travis County EMS said there had been reports of

LA CROSSE TRIBUNE - 2018-03-21 01:00:00

Crews responding to another reported explosion in Austin

AUSTIN, Texas - Authorities in Austin say they are responding to another reported explosion that has injured at least one person. Lori Brown, reporter for FOX station KDFW in the Dallas-Fort Worth area, posted a video to her verified twitter page, showing first responders heading to the scene. Emerg

FOX29.COM - 2018-03-21 03:32:00

Investigators suspect FedEx bomb is tied to Austin bombings

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - A package bomb that authorities believe is linked to the recent string of Austin bombings exploded early Tuesday inside of a FedEx distribution center near San Antonio, leaving one worker with minor injuries. FBI Special Agent Michelle Lee said the explosion happened at around

ALLIANCE REVIEW - 2018-03-20 13:55:13

Authorities respond to another reported explosion in Austin, Texas at Goodwill store

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - Emergency teams were responding Tuesday night to another reported explosion in Texas' capital, this one at a Goodwill store in the southern part of the city. In a tweet, the Austin Police Department urged residents to avoid the area. Austin-Travis County EMS said there had been

KUSI.COM - 2018-03-21 00:49:54

Ring offers Austin residents free video recording after package bombings

AUSTIN, Texas - Ring, a global home security company owned by Amazon, announced that the company is offering free video recording to Austin residents with Ring Protect. The announcement was made via an email that was sent to all Austin-area Ring customers and the offer is valid through May 20, 2018

SPECTRUMLOCALNEWS.COM - 2018-03-21 00:13:00

Austin police investigating incident at FedEx near ABIA

Austin police are investigating an incident at a FedEx five miles west of Austin-Bergstrom International Airport. Austin police said they were called in at 6:19 a.m. Tuesday, March 20 to the FedEx Ground location in the 4100 block of McKinney Falls Parkway. The Austin Fire Department said the they a

KVUE - 2018-03-20 14:46:00

Austin Police: Fourth explosion reveals new level of sophistication, skill

AUSTIN, Texas - Austin Police Department interim Chief Brian Manley during a press briefing on Monday made it very clear that Sunday night's bombing attack that injured two has changed the investigation substantially. Manley said that investigators are quite sure the bomb that went off in Austin's T

SPECTRUMLOCALNEWS.COM - 2018-03-20 05:16:00

Trump blames Texas bombings on 'sick individual'

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) -- President Donald Trump is blaming a "very sick individual or individuals" for a series of bombings in Austin, Texas. Trump said during an Oval Office meeting Tuesday with Saudi Arabia's Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman that the situation is "terrible." He says, "This is obvious

FOX7AUSTIN.COM - 2018-03-20 19:24:00

The Latest: Austin blast left victims 'bleeding profusely'

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) - The Latest on the bombings in Austin, Texas (all times local): 6:25 p.m. A relative of one of the latest Austin bombing victims says the blast left what appeared to be nails stuck below his grandson's knees. William Grote told The Associated Press on Monday that his grandson was

HERALD & REVIEW - 2018-03-20 03:13:44

Two men injured in explosion in southwest Austin

Authorities working explosion scene on Dawn Song Drive on Sunday, March 18, 2018. (KXAN Photo) AUSTIN (KXAN) -- Two men were rushed to the hospital Sunday evening after an explosion in southwest Austin. Austin-Travis County EMS says it originally responded to 4721 Eagle Feather Dr. just after 8:30 p