Shooting

A woman and child were shot in the 2700 block of Roadrunner Drive in Killeen Wednesday morning, according to Killeen Police Department spokeswoman Ofelia Miramontez.

The 8-year-old girl shot in west Killeen early Wednesday was released from the hospital, police said Friday.

The woman shot in the same incident was upgraded to stable condition and remains hospitalized, according to Ofelia Miramontez, Killeen police spokeswoman.

Killeen police officers responded to reports of a shooting victim in the 2700 block of Roadrunner Drive about 4 a.m. Wednesday. The two victims were found with gunshot wounds and taken to the hospital.

Police have released few details in the case and have not released the age of the woman.

Miramontez said the investigation is ongoing, but did not indicate whether there is a suspect in the case.

254-501-7568 | jferraro@kdhnews.com

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