Man threatens to shoot at Zilker Park
Austin (KXAN) – Austin PoliceÂ have dispatched extra police officers toÂ Zilker ParkÂ Saturday after a man phoned in multiple threats to 911.
APD said the man called around noon saying he had automatic weapons and that heÂ plannedÂ to killÂ women, children, and police officers at Zilker Park Saturday.
Officers closed Barton Springs Pool around 2:30 p.m. and reopenedÂ the poolÂ an hour later.
Police said they have not found the man responsible for the threats and are currently investigating.