08/26/2012 03:53 PM.
Killeen Police are investigating a death that occurred today, August 26, 2012, just before 4:00pm in the 2500 block of Wiley Dr.
Officers received a 911 call at 3:53pm telling them there had been a domestic dispute and shots had been fired at 2507 Wiley Dr. Upon the officers arrival, they found a male suffering from a gunshot wound and a female inside the residence. Through the investigation it was determined the 36 year old female was involved in the domestic dispute; she was taken into custody and transported to the Killeen City Jail. The male victim, his age is unknown at this time, was pronounced deceased at 4:34pm by Justice of the Peace Garland Potvin; he also ordered an autopsy to be performed at the Southwest Institute of Forensic Sciences in Dallas.
The couple’s nine year old son was also inside the residence at the time of the domestic; he was not injured during this incident and has been released to family members.
The name of the victim has been withheld pending the notification of his next of kin and the name of the female has been withheld pending the issuance of formal charges.
This incident continues to be investigated and information will be released as it becomes available.