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Killeen Police investigating after fatal shooting Monday night

Posted at 10:25 AM, Jun 02, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-02 18:01:36-04

KILLEEN, TX — Killeen Police are investigating after a shooting left one man dead Monday night.

The victim has been identified as 30-year-old Ricky Darnell Ball.

Killeen police officers were dispatched to the 2800 block of Kerrville Court on Monday, June 1, at approximately 9:05 p.m. in reference to a 911 call about shots fired.

Upon the officers arrival they located a man lying on the ground in front of a residence with a gunshot wound and not breathing.

Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke pronounced the male deceased at 9:49pm at the scene.

Detectives with the Homicide Unit are actively investigating the incident.