Tovo: Urgent Need to Curb Gun Violence After Another Shootout in Downtown Austin

APD Chief Joe Chacon provides briefing after a gunfight on E. 6th Street left one dead.

District 9 Council Member Kathie Tovo is calling for “reasonable gun regulations” after a shootout in the East 6 thStreet bar distrct last night resulted in the death of a 17-year-old Black male.

Tovo, who represents the area, said that the shootout also underscores the importance of an ongoing Austin Police Department violence…