KILLEEN, TX — The Killeen Police Department is investigating a stabbing that occurred Thursday afternoon in the 1500 block of Windward Drive, just after 4:00 p.m.
Officers responded to 1504 Windward Drive at 4:02 p.m., after receiving a 911 call telling them someone had been stabbed at that address. Upon arrival they located a 22-year-old male with a stab wound to the abdomen. The victim was airlifted to Scott and White Memorial Hospital in serious condition.
The preliminary investigation revealed the victim and his stepfather were involved in a verbal altercation, which turned physical. At some point, officers say the stepfather stabbed the victim. The stepfather fled the area in a white Dodge Ram pickup before the officers arrived.
The name of the victim has been withheld.
All the parties involved have been identified and detectives continue to investigate this case. Information will be provided as it becomes available.