NEWS ALERT

An 18-year-old man who was shot Sunday on Hank Drive in Killeen is in critical but stable condition as of Wednesday, according to the Killeen Police Department spokeswoman.

“No arrests have been made at this time; however, a suspect has been identified,” said Ofelia Miramontez, KPD spokeswoman.

It is not known if the victim was inside or outside when he was shot, but Miramontez said that “the victim and suspect were in a verbal altercation that led to the shooting.”

Killeen police responded at 8:23 p.m. to the 4600 block of Hank Drive after a call about a shooting victim.

Upon arrival, officers were told the victim had been taken by private vehicle to a hospital.

Emily Hilley-Sierzchula is Herald reporter.

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THUGNIFICENT KILLED ME

No arrests, no charges filed, but a suspect has been identified. Hmmm, the Chef de Police-n-Crime is cooking up some tasty crimes. That diet the Chef de Police-n-Crime spoke of seems to have been forgotten as crime rages on in KILLzone, KILL'em style, yo.

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