UPDATE: Killeen Police make arrest in Andover Drive shooting

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Adrianna Jean Veal. (Courtesy: Killeen Police Department)

KILLEEN, Texas – Killeen Police have made an arrest in the Andover Drive shooting on Tuesday.

Killeen officers were dispatched to 2200 block of Andover Drive Tuesday evening in reference to a shooting victim. When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound.

Officers immediately started to perform life saving measures until paramedics arrived. The victim was immediately transported to Baylor Scott and White in serious, but stable condition.

The preliminary investigation revealed the suspect broke into the victim’s residence. When the
victim arrived and entered his home, the suspect shot the victim and assaulted him with a hammer.

Through the investigation, detectives were able to get information on the suspect.
On Wednesday, the Bell County District Attorney’s Office reviewed this case and issued a complaint charging 28-year-old Adrianna Jean Veal with Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon –
Family Member.

Veal was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke, and set her bond at $500,000. Veal is currently awaiting transport to the Bell County Jail.

Below is the original text from this story:

A man is in the hospital after a Tuesday evening shooting in Killeen.

Officers were dispatched to the 2200 block of Andover Drive in reference to a shooting victim.

When officers arrived, they found a man suffering from a gunshot wound. He was immediately transported to Baylor Scott and White in serious, but stable condition.

A suspect has been identified, and detectives with the department’s Violent Crimes Unit continue to investigate this incident. 

Source: Killeen Police Department

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