Harker Heights Shooting Victim Dies in Hospital
A shooting victim found in critical condition lying next to a car in Harker Heights Tuesday night has passed away.
According to our news partner KWTX, the victim, identified as Jose Antonio Hernandez, 28, of Harker Heights, died at Temple’s Scott & White Medical Center Thursday.
Authorities discovered Hernandez in the 400 block of Amy Lane around 8:35 PM Tuesday. A Harker Heights officer performed CPR on Hernandez until paramedics arrived on the scene.
Police believe Hernandez was shot during an altercation at a business in the 400 block of East Veterans Memorial Boulevard.
No other details have been released.
Authorities area asking anyone with information about the shooting to call the Harker Heights Police Department at (254) 953-5400 or Crime Stoppers at (254) 526-TIPS.