Killeen: Teenager Named In 2-Count Indictment In Deadly Convenience Store Shooting

A Killeen teenager was named in a two-count indictment Wednesday stemming from a shooting that left a soldier dead and two others critically injured.

Terry Grant Scott (Jail photo)

KILLEEN (March 13, 2013)-Terry Grant Scott, 17, of Killeen, was named in a two-count indictment Wednesday charging murder with a deadly weapon and attempted murder in a shooting in January in the parking lot of a local convenience store that left a Fort Hood soldier dead and two others critically injured.

The victims were shot at around 5:30 p.m. Jan. 2 as they sat in a maroon SUV in the parking lot of the Star Mart store at 1704 Old FM 440 Rd. in Killeen.

The gunman fled south on Old FM 440 in the Lincoln Town Car, police said.

Spc. Austin James Sampson, 25, of Bliss, N.Y., was flown to Scott & White Hospital in Temple where he died on Jan. 5.

He joined the Army in July 2006 and deployed to Iraq from November 2007 to January 2009 and from August 2010 to August 2011.
He had been assigned to Fort Hood's Headquarters Troop, 3rd Squadron, 3rd Cavalry Regiment, since February 2010.

The other two men were taken to Carl R. Darnall Army Medical Center.

The two shooting survivors, Cory Lee Chovan and Mark Olvera, identified Scott from a photo lineup, according to an arrest warrant affidavit.

Scott remains in the Bell County Jail in lieu of $1 million bond.


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