• July 27, 2016

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Troy man convicted of soliciting a minor

A Troy man charged with online solicitation of a minor was found guilty Wednesday by a Coryell County jury.

Police release mug shots of 19 arrested in last weekend's prostitution sting

The Killeen Police Department has released mug shots of the 19 people arrested in a prostitution sting that happened over the weekend.

2 men accused of robbing Killeen residence

Two men were arrested on robbery charges Sunday after police say they stormed into a Killeen home and stole several items.

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Copperas Cove police looking for burglary suspect

COPPERAS COVE — Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect they say was involved in a burglary of a building and criminal mischief that occurred Monday at Jokers/Southern Nights Club, 301 Joe's Road.

Vigil held for slain Texas sheriff's deputy; governor offers $15,000 award in death case

ROUND ROCK (AP) — Dozens of people have prayed and held hands to mourn a Texas sheriff's deputy who was fatally shot while at his Austin-area home.

7-26-2016 Police blotter

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KPD conducts prostitution sting, nabs 16 suspects

Killeen police arrested more than a dozen people Friday in an apparent prostitution sting using the website BackPage.com.

Shooting reported Sunday night in Copperas Cove, victim stable in hospital

COPPERAS COVE — A gunshot victim was discovered by a police officer in the 400 block of W. Washington Avenue about 8:25 p.m. Sunday.

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7-24-2016 Police blotter

Killeen

Remember: No guns at CTC this year

As the Aug. 1 implementation date for Senate Bill 11 — the “Campus Carry” law — draws near, Central Texas College is in an unusual position among schools across the state.

Women say they were raped in Killeen by same man

Aimee Nesse and Cherese Jordan may have never known each other had they not been brought together by a life-altering experience: both say they were raped in Killeen by the same man.

Killeen councilwoman to host town hall meeting Thursday

Killeen City Councilwoman Shirley Fleming wants to hear from concerned residents.

7-23-2016 Police blotter

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Cops support Special Olympics of Texas at annual Tip a Cop event

Patrons dining at Texas Roadhouse in Killeen on Thursday night may have been surprised when dinner came served with a side of law enforcement.

Police investigate early Friday shooting

A Killeen shooting was reported early Friday morning when a man was shot in the arm. It’s the second shooting in as many days and follows a pair of homicides on Sunday.

Heights police investigating death of woman

HARKER HEIGHTS - Police continue the investigate the death of a young woman early last week.

7-22-2016 Police blotter

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Killeen police say they caught burglary, assault suspect

Killeen police jailed a man Wednesday accused of assaulting a woman after breaking into her home.

KPD looking to arrest man involved in deadly shooting

Killeen police are asking for the public’s help in locating a man who they say fled the scene of Sunday’s shooting that left two men dead.

Police: Shooting victim won't cooperate

Killeen police are investigating an overnight shooting in North Killeen of a man who is not forthcoming with information.

7-21-2016 Police blotter

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Night at club leads to jail time for Killeen suspect

A Killeen man accused of assaulting a police officer in June after a large fight inside the Wild Country nightclub in Harker Heights was indicted Wednesday by a Bell County grand jury.