Joel Camarillo Death – Cause of Death: The Austin Police Department identified the victim of the homicide in the 7200 block of S. Congress Avenue.
According to the Austin Police department, 911 received a call of several shots fired and a person who appeared to have been shot in the 7200 block of S. Congress Avenue at approximately 8:43 p.m. on Monday, November 8, 2021.
According to the Police department, the caller also reported that the victim had been placed into a white sedan, and the driver of the white sedan was leaving the scene. APD officers arrived, and located a white sedan fitting the description exiting the complex. The vehicle was pulled over with two men inside. The male driver was detained, and the passenger was found to have suffered multiple gunshot wounds.
Austin-Travis County EMS arrived on the scene and quickly transported the passenger who was identified as 19-year-old Joel Camarillo to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at 9:23 p.m.