Reports: Austin bombing suspect dead


An Austin police officer raises a barrier near the site of Sunday’s explosion, Monday, March 19, 2018, in Austin, Texas. Multiple people were injured in the explosion Sunday night, and police warned nearby residents to remain indoors overnight as investigators looked for possible links to other package bombings elsewhere in the city this month. (AP […]

ATF says it is with FBI, Austin Police “at the scene of the individual suspected in the “package bomb murders.”

Sources with APD confirm to CBS Austin that the Austin bombing suspect who has terrorized the city since March 2nd is believed to be dead in an incident involving officers along I-35 in Round Rock.

Sources say police were closing in on the suspect when he killed himself by detonating some sort of explosive device.

The five connected explosions killed two people and injured six others. They began on March 2nd.

Surveillance video from the FedEx Office store on Brodie Lane in South Austin helped investigators zero in on the person of interest who is now reportedly dead.

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