KILLEEN, Texas – UPDATE: Killeen police have released a person taken into custody for the deadly shooting of a 38-year-old man. Investigators are still digging into the case.
Someone shot Anthony House at a residence in the 300 block of S. 42nd Street.
Officers with the Killeen Police Department were dispatched Monday afternoon in reference to shots fired. When officers arrived, they found House suffering from a gunshot wound. He was immediately transported to the Carl R. Darnall Medical Center in critical condition.
The preliminary investigation revealed the victim was in a domestic altercation at the time of the shooting.
House succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced dead Tuesday afternoon by Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke. He ordered an autopsy to be performed at the Southwest Institute of Forensic Sciences in Dallas.
This makes the fifth criminal homicide in Killeen.
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Killeen Police say one person is in custody after a shooting early Monday afternoon sent a man to the hospital.
Officers received a call about a shooting in the 300 block of South 42nd street around 12:30 p.m. An ambulance took the man to Carl R. Darnall Medical Center, where he is now in critical condition.
Investigators aren’t releasing the name of the victim or the person in custody. They are also not discussing what lead up to the shooting.
We will update this report as more information becomes available.
Source: Killeen Police Department