Shots Fired As Local Resident Chases Would-Be Burglars

KILLEEN (August 11, 2014) Shots were fired early Monday in a Killeen neighborhood as a resident chased two men he caught attempting to break into his car.

The resident was awakened early Monday as the two men were breaking into the vehicle and chased them down the street until at least two shots were fired in his direction, police spokeswoman Carroll Smith said.

He wasn’t injured.

Officers responded just after 3 a.m. Monday to the 4000 block of London Lane after the resident called police, Smith said.

The two would-be burglars remained at large late Monday morning.