Jarod Mason Death – The authorities have disclosed the identity of the individual who tragically lost his life on Saturday following a shooting incident at an apartment complex in West Austin. He was identified as 45-year-old Jarod Mason. According to information released, he was pronounced dead at the scene. The incident occurred at the Westlake Apartments, situated at 3500 North Capital of Texas Highway, approximately one mile south of the Pennybacker Bridge.
How did the shooting happen?
According to the Austin Police Department, officers were dispatched to the aforementioned address in response to a shooting report at around 6:40 a.m. Upon arrival, they discovered the lifeless body of 45-year-old Jarod Mason near the rear of building #20, adjacent to a vehicle. It appeared that Mason had sustained gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene. Based on the investigation, detectives believe that Mason was shot in the parking lot of the apartment complex.
Subsequently, multiple suspects fled the scene in a vehicle. If you have any information related to this incident, please contact the Austin Police Department at 512-974-TIPS. A potential reward of up to $1,000 might be available for information leading to an arrest.
Jarod Mason’s obituary will be released by the family
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