KPD Identifies Victim Of Covey Lane Homicide

Killeen Police Investigate Homicide on Covey Lane.

Officers were called to the 1200 block of Covey Lane at 9:38am, on Saturday, May 14, 2016, after receiving a 911 call in reference to a man down. Upon the officers’ arrival they located a 28 year old male suffering from multiple gunshot wounds inside a vehicle.  Justice of the Peace Donald Engleking pronounced the victim, Jamaal Jeffery Skipper, of Killeen, deceased at the scene at 10:18am.

Detectives are asking anyone who has information about this incident to contact Crime Stoppers at 526-TIPS (8477) or go online anonymously at  You can also download the app P3 tips on IOS and Android phones.  All information is anonymous and confidential and if your tip leads to the arrest of the person responsible for this crime you could be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 in cash.

This case continues to be investigated and information will be released as it becomes available.


Carroll Smith
Public Affairs
Killeen Police Department

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