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Victim identified in Wednesday's Temple shooting

Posted at 10:18 PM, Jun 01, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-02 15:56:30-04


TEMPLE, Texas — Temple police have identified the victim in Wednesday's shooting.

Erin Gilligan, 47, was killed in the shooting in the 600 block of North Second Street, marking the city's first homicide of the year, police said.

Police urge those with information to contact the Temple Police Department at (254) 298-5500 or anonymously to Bell County Crime Stoppers at (254) 526-8477.


Temple police are investigating a shooting that resulted in the death of one woman.

Police said around 7:55 p.m. officers responded to a report of a gunshot victim in the 600 block of North Second Street.

The woman was found dead from a gunshot wound, and one man was located and is now in custody.

"The identities of these individuals are unavailable at this time pending next-of-kin notification," said police.

Police said the investigation is active and ongoing.

Anyone with information should call the Temple Police Department at 254-298-5500.