• September 26, 2016

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9-25-2016 Police blotter

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9-24-2016 Police blotter

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Cove police detain 12 year old in connection to sexual assault

COPPERAS COVE - The Copperas Cove Police Department detained a 12-year-old boy Monday in connection to a sexual assault on a 7-year-old girl.

Killeen police need help in identifying robber

Killeen Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a burglary suspect, after a  break-in on Wednesday.

Man accused of shooting woman during robbery attempt arrested

CALVERT — A man wanted by Killeen police who they say shot a woman in a robbery attempt was arrested nearly 80 miles away from Killeen on Wednesday.

More than $1 million of cocaine seized in I-35 traffic stop

More than $1 million worth of cocaine was seized in a traffic stop near exit 268 on Interstate 35, according to the Williamson County Sheriff's Department.

Woman charged with evading arrest

A woman was arrested Tuesday in Killeen on a charge of evading arrest after fleeing a scene as officers approached, according to an affidavit.

9-22-2016 Police blotter

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Plea deals for man accused of embezzling $2.2 million

A Killeen man accused of stealing more than $2 million from his former employer has entered two plea deals, according to courthouse officials.

Man indicted on sexual assault charge

BELTON — A Harker Heights man was indicted Wednesday on a sexual assault of a child charge. He was arraigned on the charge in August.

Man accused of assaulting a Killeen police officer

A man was arraigned Tuesday on charges that involve assault of a Killeen police officer, according to an affidavit.

9-21-2016 Police blotter

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9-20-2016 Police blotter

Killeen

3 Killeen men charged in home invasion

HARKER HEIGHTS — Three men were arraigned on home invasion with intention to commit theft charges Sunday.

2 found dead at home east of Belton

BELTON — Two people are dead as Bell County detectives are investigating a possible murder-suicide case that happened at a residence in the 1600 block of Charping Lane, a private road just east of the Belton city limits north of FM 436.

Standoff in Cove leads to arrest of Kempner man

COPPERAS COVE — A standoff between police officers and a Kempner man with outstanding warrants ended in an arrest Sunday afternoon, after it took an hour and 15 minutes, along with a can of pepper spray, for officers to coax the man out of the cab of an 18-wheel truck.

Two early morning robbery attempts in Killeen Monday

Police are investigating two convenience stores robberies in Killeen, after the businesses were held up early Monday morning, according to a news release from the Killeen Police Department.

9-19-2016 Police blotter

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9-18-2016 Police blotter

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9-17-2016 Police blotter

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Convicted online predator sentenced to 12 years in prison

GATESVILLE — A 35-year-old Troy man convicted of online solicitation of a minor was sentenced to 12 years in prison Friday.

Break-in at city building results in loss of two trucks

One or more burglars made off with several pieces of city equipment after they broke into the Killeen Parks and Recreation building sometime between Thursday evening and Friday morning, a Killeen police news release said.

9-16-2016 Police blotter

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Man charged with armed robbery in Killeen

A Killeen man was arraigned on aggravated robbery charges Wednesday after police said he threatened a man with a gun.