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Brother of Murdered Killeen Man Arrested


Killeen Police have identified the victim and the man arrested for a fatal shooting that occurred October 17, just after 7 p.m. in the 1600 block of Linda Lane.

A 51-year-old Killeen man was shot to death Thursday evening after an argument with his brother. Authorities have identified the victim as Clifton Ellis Young Sr.

Killeen police say they found the man suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest in a home at 1608 Linda Lane.  He was taken to the Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead at 8:48 p.m.

Killeen police say the victim and his 55-year-old brother were in a verbal argument that turned physical ending in gunfire.  The brother was taken into custody and is currently in the Bell County Jail.

The Bell County District Attorney's Office reviewed this case and a complaint was returned charging Horace Clarence Young Jr. with murder. He was arraigned and his bond has been set at $1 million.

Clifton Young's body has been sent to the Southwestern Institute of Forensic Science in Dallas for an autopsy.

Authorities are still investigating this shooting.

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