Bullet grazes man’s head in South Austin

SHARE Bullet grazes man’s head in South Austin

A 32-year-old man was hurt in a South Austin shooting early Wednesday on the West Side.

About 1:30 a.m., he was driving in the 4700 block of West Van Buren when someone in a passing silver car fired a bullet that grazed his head, police News Affairs Officer Ron Gaines said.

He took himself to Mount Sinai Hospital, where he was listed in good condition, Gaines said.

The Latest
Johnson who has missed the last two games with a quad injury, participated in practice but on a limited basis. Montgomery also was limited in practice.
The film by Chicago’s Steve James delves into the story of Ted Hall, who gave away trade secrets about U.S. atomic bomb construction.
The girl was walking home from school in the 6200 block of South Indiana Avenue when the man walked up, covered her mouth and pulled her into the alley, Chicago police said.
The annual salaries for the two positions have been frozen at $133,545 since 2005. Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s proposed budget includes pay raises for both citywide elected officials while keeping the mayor’s salary at $216,210.
What we see at Chicago Shakespeare is a pre-Broadway production that is not just safe for the skeptical. It’s a significant leap in artistic quality over its sources, which it respects, while also providing a clear, resonant, and unique voice of its own.