Austin Police Department homicide press release:
|Case: 20-3111157 |
Date: Friday, November 6, 2020
Time: 5:06 p.m.
Location: 11320 FM 2222
Deceased: Jerry Paul Lee, Black male, DOB: 12/18/1958
On Friday, November 6, 2020, at approximately 5:06 p.m., Austin 9-1-1 received a call of multiple shots fired at a used car dealership located at 11320 FM 2222. Officers arrived on scene and located two men with gunshot wounds. Austin Travis County EMS transported one Hispanic male to Dell Seton Hospital with life threatening injuries. The second male, identified as Jerry Paul Lee, was pronounced deceased at 5:28 p.m. by Dr. Pickett. Mr. Lee was an employee at the dealership.
Homicide detectives and Crime Scene units responded to the scene. The circumstances surrounding the shootings are under investigation. A $1,000 reward is being offered for information leading to the arrest of the suspect.
The Travis County Medical Examiner’s Office determined that the cause of death was due to gunshot wounds and the manner of death to be a homicide.
Detectives are asking anyone with information or video of the incident to call APD Homicide at 512-974-TIPS (8477), Crime Stoppers at 512-472-TIPS (8477) or email APD Homicide. You can remain anonymous. You can also submit tips by downloading APD’s mobile app, Austin PD, free on iPhone and Android.Follow on Twitter Friend on Facebook Forward to Friend
Two GoFundMe accounts are raising money for Lee’s family and funeral expenses: