• February 25, 2017

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2-25-17 Police blotter

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2-24-17 Police blotter

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Affidavits in two low bond cases detail violent allegations

Arrest affidavits for two men whose bonds by Bell County Justice of the Peace Claudia Brown were set low after being accused of violent crimes were not available to the Temple Daily Telegram or others for about 10 days.

Orders signed in Marvin Guy capital murder case

BELTON — A man accused of killing a Killeen police detective still has no trial date set three years after gunfire erupted on Circle M Drive in Killeen, but the case inched forward Thursday.

Motorist without license found with 4 grams of cocaine

A man accused of driving without a valid license was arraigned on a possession of a controlled substance charge by Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke, according to the affidavit for arrest.

Police searching for suspects in armed robbery

Killeen police are searching for two suspects following an early morning armed robbery at the Candlewood Suites in the 2300 block of Florence Road on Thursday.

2-23-17 Police blotter

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Heights police: About 30 shots fired in Monday incident

HARKER HEIGHTS — Possible gang activity led to an eruption of gunfire early Monday morning at a house in the 1500 block of Indian Trail, police said.

Man indicted on sexual assault charge

BELTON — A man accused of sexually assaulting a woman in 2015 was indicted by a Bell County grand jury on Wednesday.

Officer recognizes drug user, leads to arrest

A suspicious vehicle report led to the arrest of a man Killeen police said was in possession of methamphetamine on Monday.

Police identify victim in fatal shooting

Killeen police identified the victim of a fatal shooting Tuesday as 23-year-old Quentin Rashard Hill.

2-22-17 Police blotter

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Man arraigned in elderly stabbing

A man accused of stabbing an elderly man was arraigned by Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke on Monday, according to an arrest affidavit.

Shooting death Killeen's 3rd slaying of year

A man was fatally shot at 12:04 a.m. Tuesday in the 600 block of West Hallmark Avenue, according to a news release from Killeen Police Department spokeswoman Ofelia Miramontez.

Sexual assault suspect back in custody

BELTON — Chance Haden Pearson, 24, of Fort Hood, charged with sexual assault, was in custody again Friday.

2-21-2017 Police blotter

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2-20-2017 Police blotter

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2-19-2017 Police blotter

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Local judges recuse themselves from JP removal petition

BELTON — A state district judge from Kerrville has been assigned to handle the petition that a lawyer filed to oust Bell County Justice of the Peace Claudia Brown who set a record-setting $4 billion bond.

Bell County sheriff’s shooting outcome common in Texas

The ruling by a Bell County grand jury Wednesday to not indict a sheriff’s deputy on criminal charges in the shooting of a Navy veteran who lived in Harker Heights is consistent with a statewide trend of not charging officers in shooting incidents, according to a 2016 report.

2-18-2017 Police blotter

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2-17-2017 Police blotter

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KPD looking for person of interest in robberies

Killeen police need help identifying a person of interest in two robberies that took place Jan. 9.

KPD looking for burglary witness

Killeen police are asking for help finding a witness of a burglary that happened on Jan. 11 in the 2100 block of Continental Drive.