Man Shot During Wednesday Robbery in Killeen Dies
A man found critically wounded after a robbery in Killeen died Wednesday evening.
The 22-year-old victim was pronounced dead around 8:20 p.m. at Baylor Scott and White Hospital in Temple. Police have not released his name.
The man was taken to the hospital after police found him lying in the parking lot of the Hillcrest Apartments on 1104 Ronstan Dr. The victim was still conscious when police arrived, but had suffered severe gunshot wounds to the abdomen.
The victim and witnesses told police that a blue car driven by a woman approached the victim in the parking lot and a man got out. After he and the victim exchanged words, the man fired and then fled the scene in the vehicle. The man in the car reportedly demanded money from the victim.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Killeen Police Department at (254) 501-8830 or Bell County Crime Stoppers at (254) 526-8477.