Man stabbed to death at hotel
A stabbing in North Austin left one man dead Wednesday.
Police said they responded about 2 p.m. to the 9200 block of North Interstate 35. The address is that of a Budget Lodge hotel just south of Rundberg Lane.
Austin police Sgt. Keith Bazzle said they found a man at the location, but he would not say whether the man was found in one of the hotel’s rooms or in the parking lot.
Bazzle said the man was taken to University Medical Center Brackenridge, where he was later pronounced dead.
Bazzle did not say where, or how many times, the man was stabbed, nor would he say if a weapon was found. He said police do not have a suspect in custody.
Police ask anyone with information to call the homicide tip line at 477-3588.
This is Austin’s 15th homicide of 2010.