Killeen Police Investigate Deadly Drive By Shooting

Killeen Police investigate drive by shooting on Jeff Scott.

Officers responded to the 4400 block of Jeff Scott Drive at 11:23pm, on Wednesday, October 19, 2016, after receiving several calls of shots fired in the area.  Upon the officer’s arrival they located a 36 year old male suffering from gunshot wounds at 4409 Jeff Scott Drive.

The preliminary investigation revealed that witnesses saw a dark colored vehicle drive by the area, when an unknown person began shooting from inside the vehicle, hitting the victim. The vehicle then fled south on Jeff Scott Drive.

Justice of the Peace Bill Cooke pronounced the victim deceased at 12:23am and ordered an autopsy to be performed at the Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences in Dallas.

The name of the victim has been withheld pending the notification of his next of kin.

Detectives are asking anyone who has information about this shooting or can identify the person responsible for this homicide to contact Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS (8477) or go online anonymously at  You can also download the P3tips app for IOS and Android to give an anonymous tip on your mobile device.  All information is confidential and anonymous and if your tip leads to the arrest of the suspect responsible for this crime you could be eligible for a reward up to $1,000 in cash.


Carroll Smith
Public Affairs
Killeen Police Department

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