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Police investigating Saturday homicide in Austin

Officers responded to a report of a woman shot in a house in Austin just before 2 a.m. Saturday.

Austin police are investigating a Saturday morning homicide after a woman was found shot in a house.

According to the Austin Police Department, officers responded to a report of a woman who had been shot in a house on the 100 block of 10th Street NW just before 2 a.m. in the southern Minnesota city. 

Officers and EMS provided aid to the victim before she was transferred to Mayo Clinic Health System hospital, where she died. 

The victim will be identified once an autopsy is complete.

Investigators do not believe the incident was random and do not consider it to pose an ongoing threat to the public. 

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