Family members of two men charged in the shooting death of 18-year-old Zeontre Da’Shon Horton in Killeen last week are saying the homicide was a result of self defense.

The two men charged, Myshan Diggles, 30, and Malik Chrystal, 21, are each held in Bell County Jail on $200,000 bond on charges of deadly conduct in connection to the incident.

Monique Brand - Killeen Daily Herald

Staff Reporter

Monique 'Mo' Brand joined the Herald fulltime in May 2019. Before that, she covered border coverage and county government in Arizona. She also worked as a reporter in Kerrville, Los Angeles, and Norfolk Virginia. Monique grew up in Killeen.

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