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Investigation reveals more information in Killeen shooting that sent two people to hospital

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Posted at 2:31 PM, Jul 14, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-15 12:31:47-04

KILLEEN, TX — Killeen Police were dispatched to the 4300 block of Old Florence Road on Wednesday, July 14, at 11:25 am in reference to a call regarding a shooting victim.

When officers arrived on the scene, they located a woman suffering from a gunshot wound. She was immediately transported to Baylor Scott & White in critical condition.

Officers were also able to locate a man suffering from an injury from a vehicle crash. He was also transported to Baylor Scott & White.

The two victims were traveling on Old Florence Road and made a U-turn as the suspect drove up on them. Police say the suspect was a known acquaintance to the victims.

The suspect proceeded to confront the male victim and when he exited his vehicle the suspect discharged a handgun but missed him.

The female victim also exited the vehicle and the suspect discharged the handgun towards her, wounding her.

After shooting the female victim, the suspect returned to his vehicle and rammed the male victim into both vehicles.

The suspect fled the scene and turned himself in at the Killeen Police Headquarters and he was detained without incident.

This investigation is still ongoing pending review from the Bell County District Attorney’s Office.

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