Austin Police: Man Shot In His Private Parts

Updated: 04/28/2014 11:08 AM
Created: 04/28/2014 11:06 AM

(ABC 6 News) - Austin police are investigating a weekend shooting in which the victim was shot in his crotch.

Police were called to Mayo Clinic Health System Austin around 7:45 Saturday night on a report that a man had been brought to the medical center for treatment of a gunshot to his genitalia.

However, Austin Police Chief Brian Krueger said the man's injuries did not appear to be life-threatening. Krueger said the public is not at risk and the matter remains under investigation.

The 35-year-old was later transferred to a Rochester hospital for additional treatment.

No other details have been released.

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