KPD Investigate a Home Invasion
Killeen Police investigate a late night Home Invasion/Shooting.
Killeen Police were dispatched to a 911 call in reference to a Burglary of a Habitation in progress on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at 11:20 p.m., in the 200 block of Mary Jane Street. Upon the officers’ arrival, the resident told them that an unknown person attempted to force entry into the residence.
The preliminary investigation revealed that the resident was inside the residence, when he heard loud banging and glass shattering. As suspects attempted to enter the home, the resident fired several shots towards the door, which caused the suspect(s) to flee the area. A short time later, investigation led to multiple suspects who were taken into custody. One suspect with a gunshot wound is currently hospitalized, and is listed in critical but stable condition. No other injuries were reported. Three additional suspects are currently in the Killeen City Jail pending charges.
Detectives with the Criminal Investigation Division, Violent Crime Unit, are asking anyone who has information about this burglary to contact Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS (8477) or go online at www.bellcountycrimestoppers.com or text BELLCO along with the tip to 274637. Text HELP to 274637 for help with the tip or text STOP to 274637 to stop the tip. Message and data rates may apply. All information is anonymous and confidential; if your tip leads to the arrest of the suspect (s) involved in this case 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.
Killeen Police Department