A man shot a teenager who was trying to rob him at North Austin's Domain Tuesday afternoon, the Austin Police Department said.
APD said 17-year-old Jaylyn Reed, who has been suspected in several recent robberies, will face an aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon charge after he attempted to rob two people in a parking lot at 3400 Palm Way at around 4 p.m. Tuesday.
The arrest affidavit reported that Reed came up behind the two people with a black shirt concealing his face, pointing a gun at one of the victims while asking for their backpack. The other victim then shot Reed with a concealed pistol, the affidavit said.
Reed left in a car that pulled up just before he was shot. The car drove a short distance before a passenger called 911 and Reed was hospitalized with a life-threatening gunshot wound, the affidavit said. The victim's property was later found in the car.
Reed has an "extensive criminal history of aggravated robbery" and was ordered to wear an ankle monitor that had been removed at the time of the incident, the affidavit said.
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Elon Musk has placed an order for a new, top-of-the-line private jet: a Gulfstream G700, Austonia has learned. Delivery is expected in early 2023.
Billed as offering “the most spacious cabin in history,” the aircraft seats 19 and soars above the rest of us at up to 51,000 feet. Base price: $78 million.
The Gulfstream G700 was awarded the 2022 International Yacht & Aviation Award for excellence in cabin design this year. (Gulfstream)
According to the Gulfstream website, the G700 can fly up to 7,500 nautical miles without refueling, enough range to fly nonstop from Austin to Hong Kong. Powered by two Rolls-Royce engines, it has its own Wi-Fi system, 20 oval windows measuring 28” x 21”, and two lavatories.
The sweet new ride will replace his current top-of-line private jet: a 2015 Gulfstream G650, the aircraft that has been made somewhat famous by the automated @elonjet Twitter account, which tracks and reports his personal aircraft’s movements using public data.
Landed in Austin, Texas, US. Apx. flt. time 44 Mins. pic.twitter.com/jZ7HI0i4iV
— ElonJet (@ElonJet) June 24, 2022
Musk has repeatedly championed “free speech” as a guiding ethic in his planned purchase of Twitter. Last December, Musk offered the teenager who built the @elonjet tracker $50,000 to shut it down, citing security concerns. It’s still up.
According to the @elonjet account, Musk’s jet last traveled to Austin, where it’s been since June 23. The associated data says that his flight to Austin burned $2,573 worth of aviation fuel and discharged 4 tons of carbon dioxide.
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