UPDATE on August 31, 2020: The suspect involved in this case has been found thanks to your tips! A cash reward has been made to the tipster. Remember that your tips will remain anonymous when you submit through our online system, through the P3Tips app, or by calling 254-526-TIPS (8477). You may be eligible for a cash reward up to $1,000 if your tip helps lead to an arrest.
On Friday, July 31, 2020, at about approximately 10:10 p.m., Killeen Police were dispatched to the Handy Grocery Store located at 426 N. Gilmer Street in reference to a 911 call about shots fired. Upon the officers’ arrival, they located a male victim suffering from a gunshot wound. Officers started to perform life-saving measures until paramedics arrived. He was airlifted to Baylor Scott & White in serious condition.
Detectives with the Criminal Investigations Division, Violent Crimes Unit, obtained photos of the suspect. He is described as a slender built black male, approximately 6’2” to 6’4” tall, 150 to 180 lbs., medium brown skin tone with short hair. He was last seen wearing a white tank top shirt, blue shorts and white slippers. The suspect fled the area in a 4 door Silver Toyota as seen in this photo.
We are asking anyone who may have seen anything or has information about this incident, to contact Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS (8477) or go online at www.bellcountycrimestoppers.com. You can also download the P3Tips App for IOS or Android and give an anonymous tip. All information is confidential and anonymous and if your tip leads to the arrest of the person(s) responsible, you could be eligible to receive a reward up to $1,000 in cash.