Killeen police have identified the woman killed late Tuesday night, in the city’s 12th homicide of the year.
Killeen PD spokesperson Ofelia Miramontez said officers were sent to the 1800 block of Stardust Drive about 11:25 p.m. Tuesday after getting a report of shots being heard.
When they got there, they found a white sedan in the roadway and inside found 19-year-old Alondra Santiago suffering from a gunshot wound.
A helicopter took Santiago to Baylor Scott & White Medical Center in critical condition, but died later, pronounced dead at 2:20 a.m.
The department is asking anyone who may have seen anything, has any videos or any information about this shooting, to contact the Bell County Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS (8477) or go online here.
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