Temple (FOX 44/KWKT) — UPDATE: Temple Police Officers have identified a woman killed in an officer-involved shooting early Sunday morning. Police say the woman was 32-year-old Tiffany McCoy of Killeen. DPS Texas Rangers are investigating the shooting.
Officers responded to a call about gunshots in the 500 block of N. 12th Street at 12:59 a.m. Sunday morning. They say they found McCoy with a firearm at the scene and that she aimed a weapon at them.
One officer fired their weapon, striking McCoy. The officers provided medical assistance until an ambulance took her to Baylor Scott & White Hospital, where she later died.
The Temple Police Department called the Texas Rangers to investigate the shooting. The officer is on paid administrative leave while the investigation takes place, as is standard practice. An Internal Affairs investigation is also taking place.
Anyone with information should contact the Temple Police Department at 254-298-5500 or the Bell County Crime Stoppers at 254-526-8477, where callers can report anonymously.
This is a developing situation and FOX 44 News will bring you more information as it becomes available.