"It appears this is a domestic situation that is isolated and there is no risk to the general public", the police tweeted. We are still asking residents to shelter in place and report suspicious activity.
Three adults were pronounced dead on scene, according to Austin-Travis County EMS. The three victims have since been identified as a Black man and two Hispanic women.More news: Table Mountain fire: Historic buildings destroyed in Cape Town
Austin's KXAN, citing an arrest affidavit, reported last June that the Travis County Sheriff's Office detective was on administrative leave following an arrest for allegations of sexual assault.
There are no other known victims at this time, Austin-Travis County EMS said. He said that the district attorney's office on Sunday filed a motion to revoke that bond and is actively supporting law enforcement as they pursue Broderick.More news: Pfizer boss warns that third vaccine dose might be required
Interim chief of police Joseph Chacon says that a child was involved, but is safe and now in custody. It is unknown if he fled on foot or in a vehicle.
The shooting occurred near a popular shopping area in the northwest part of the city, which is the capital of Texas. Later Sunday, law enforcement began leaving the area. Police shut down a road, with patrol cars and police tape blocking it off. During that span, 82 people have been killed and 228 injured, including the eight who were shot to death at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis on Thursday before a former employee's rampage ended in suicide. And in the two weeks after, six died in an apparent familicide in Texas and seven in a SC attack, including the gunmen.More news: Indiana Fedex shooting massacre: Names of victims revealed