KILLEEN, Texas (FOX 44) – UPDATE: A suspect in this murder has been found and arrested.
Killeen Police Department’s Robbery-Homicide Unit detectives presented this case to the Bell County District Attorney’s Office for review, and a complaint for Murder was returned – charging 31-year-old Kenneth Lloyd Carter. Justice of the Peace Gregory Johnson issued an arrest warrant for Carter.
Carter was found and arrested in Humble, Texas, on Thursday. Magistrate James Callan, with the Harris County Criminal Court 4, arraigned Carter for Murder and set his bond at $250,000. As of Monday morning, Carter is in the Bell County Jail with bond set at $1 million. He was booked into the jail at 8:11 p.m. Saturday.
Killeen Police announced on November 14 that a 34-year-old man was the victim in the City of Killeen’s 19th murder of 2022. Officers were dispatched to a 9-1-1 call at approximately 4:30 p.m. on November 13 in reference to a shooting victim in the 5000 block of Primavera Lane.
When officers arrived, they found a man – identified as Stepheno Rashad Gibson – suffering from a gunshot wound. Officers started to perform life-saving measures on Gibson until paramedics arrived.
Gibson later succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene by Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke at 5:15 p.m. on November 13.