Killeen Police identify teenager killed in shooting

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January 01 2022 12:00 am

KILLEEN, Texas – Killeen Police have identified the man shot and killed on November 15th. Investigators say he is 18-year-old Dominic Nicholson.

Police received a 9-1-1 call in reference to a man with an apparent stab wound in the 600 block of W. Hallmark Avenue. When officers arrived, they found Nicholson suffering from a gunshot wound. He was immediately transported to the Carl R. Darnall Medical Center in critical condition.

The preliminary investigation revealed Nicholson and the shooter were in the parking lot of the apartment complex, when the suspect fired at Nicholson.

Nicholson was pronounced dead by Justice of the Peace Gregory Johnson at 4:03 p.m. He ordered an autopsy to be performed at the Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences in Dallas.

Police say this was an isolated incident, and there is no continued threat to the general public.

If anyone has any information about this incident, you can contact the Killeen Police Department at 254-501-8800, or the Bell County Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS(8477).

Source: Killeen Police Department

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