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The Austin Police Department has cleared and left the building where gunshots were heard at the 10000 block of N. Lamar Blvd.

Three medical patients were evaluated by Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Service providers on the scene, but none requested a hospital visit and no gunshot wounds were detected.

No other information has been released at this time.

This story has been updated to include the latest information.

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