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Police investigate murder in Killeen

Posted at 7:01 PM, Jul 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-02 20:01:35-04

KILLEEN, TX — Police are investigating a murder out of Killeen on Sunday.

Police said on Sunday at approximately 11:05 a.m., officers were dispatched to the area of Clear Creek Road and Golden Gate Drive in reference to a suspicious vehicle.

When they arrived, they found a body inside of a pickup truck.

Seth Ward, 33, was pronounced dead at 11:28 a.m. by Justice of the Peace Cooke. An autopsy was ordered at the Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences in Dallas.

A preliminary investigation indicated Ward's death was a murder. Detectives will continue to investigate the incident.

If anyone has any information on the incident, you are asked to contact police.