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Killeen Police conducting death investigation after finding body in backyard residence

Police
Posted at 5:14 PM, Jun 01, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-14 12:47:24-04

KILLEEN, TX — Killeen Police officers were dispatched to the 600 block of Adams Avenue on Monday, May 31, 2021, in reference to a suspicious circumstance call.

When officers arrived on the scene, they located a deceased body in the backyard of the residence.

Officers were not able to find any identification and the body was sent to Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences in Dallas.

According to police, preliminary results from the medical examiner indicate that the cause of death was a homicide.

The identity of the victim is still pending DNA results.

If anyone has information about this incident, contact Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS (8477) or go online.

You can also download the P3Tips App for IOS or Android and give an anonymous tip. All information is confidential and anonymous.

The investigation is ongoing and there is no other information at this time.

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