Victim of Killeen's first homicide of 2017 identified

Posted at 1:22 AM, Jan 12, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-12 10:37:18-05

Killeen police have identified the man who was shot and killed late Wednesday night.

Police said it happened in the 6500 block of Taree Loop shortly after 9 p.m.

Officers were originally responding to a shots fired call, but then found 36-year-old Eric Dieter Hill with a gunshot wound in the driveway.

Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke pronounced him dead at 9:54 p.m. An autopsy has been ordered in Dallas.

Contact Bell County Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS if you have any information that could help detectives.

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