Two wounded by gunfire in parking lot of local strip center


COPPERAS COVE, Texas (KWTX) Police were investigating Tuesday after two people were wounded by gunfire in the parking lot of a strip shopping center in Copperas Cove.

Officers responded to a report of shots fired at around 12:20 a.m. Sunday at the Cove Terrace Shopping Center at 314 Cove Terrace.

They determined that an altercation that started in a business in the shopping center moved to the parking lot where multiple shots were fired, police said Tuesday.

Meanwhile police received a report from AdventHealth Central Texas in Killeen about a gunshot victim.

“It was later learned that there were actually two victims being treated for non-life-threatening injuries,” police said Tuesday.

Investigators are asking anyone with information to call Det. Counter at (254) 547-8222 Ext. 6894 or Crime Stoppers at (254) 547-1111.