Harker Heights man fatally shot now identified

HARKER HEIGHTS, TX - Update: Harker Heights police have identified the man fatally shot Saturday. 

His name is Larry James Sterling,35, from Killeen. 

Below is the original story:

Harker Heights police are looking for those responsible for death of a man. 

At approximately 2:38 am on Saturday they received a call of shots fired in the vicinity of South Roy Reynolds Drive and West Beeline Lane.

Upon arrival officers saw a black male laying down with other people waving down the officers.

The man was not breathing and did not have a pulse so officers began CPR.

During the CPR it was seen he had multiple gunshot wounds, with one in his neck.

Harker Heights EMS arrived on scene and attempted life-saving measures; however, the victim succumbed to the fatal wounds.

His identity is not known right now. 

The Police Department is asking for help with identifying the victim. 

The victim has short cropped hair, approximately 26 years old (plus or minus), with multiple tattoos on both arms.

He was wearing a multicolored Levi’s tank top over a Grey tank top, black jeans over black and white basketball shorts, and black Nike Basketball shoes with black ankle socks.

Anyone recognizing this description and can assist with the identification are urged to contact the Harker Heights Police Department at 254-953-5400.

Anyone having information on this incident can contact Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS (8477) or go online at WWW.BellCountyCrimeStoppers.com.

You can also download the P3TipsApp for IOS and Android and give an anonymous tip.

All information given is anonymous and confidential, and if your tip leads to an arrest of the person who committed the murder, you could be eligible for a reward of $1,000.00 Cash.

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