Following the shooting, there was a huge police presence on the scene near the junction Great Hills Trail and Rain Creek Parkway in the Arboretum area of the city.
Kenosha County Sheriff David Beth said the suspect in the shooting at Somers House Tavern in Kenosha County is still at large, but that he believes the public is not in danger. It is unknown if he fled on foot or in a vehicle. He said Broderick knew the victims but didn't elaborate on how or provide a motive for the shootings.More news: US, China agree to cooperate on climate change
There was a child involved with the situation, and officers were able to locate and take the child into custody, Chacon said.
ATC EMS said that three people at the scene died.More news: Covid variant first detected in India is found in the UK
The Austin Police Department advised residents to shelter in place and avoid the area.
Austin-Travis county emergency medical services department said three "adult patients" were dead at the scene of the shooting, which was reported shortly before noon, local time.More news: Germany and France agree on climate cooperation with China
Josh Katzowitz, who had been shopping at the nearby Trader Joe's, said police and ambulances came "pouring in" to the area as he was leaving. "There were all of a sudden ambulances, sirens and police cars There were cops coming from everywhere".