One dead in Killeen drive-by shooting

KILLEEN, TX - One man described as being in his mid thirties is dead following a Friday morning drive by shooting in Killeen.

KPD spokesperson Ofelia Miramontez says they got the call at 4:41 a.m. of the shooting in the 5300 block of Allegheny Drive.

A passing car fired shots at a home with the male victim being struck as bullets came through a wall of the home.

He was transported to Darnall Army Medical Center where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

The victim has been identified as 34 year Glenroy Joseph Smith, Jr

Other family members who were in the house were not hurt and called 9-1-1

It was not immediately known how many shots were fired--just listed as several-- or what type of weapon was used and there was no vehicle description.

Detectives are asking anyone who has information about this Murder, to contact Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS (8477) or go online here

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