KILLEEN, Texas (AP) -- Police say a Fort Hood soldier shot and killed his commanding officer before turning the gun on himself.
Killeen police officers arrived at an off-base apartment on Monday morning after receiving a call about a confrontation there. Police witnessed the Army specialist shooting his lieutenant. The police officers returned fire, and the specialist shot himself in the head.
Police say a staff sergeant also in the apartment was not injured.
The identities were not immediately available. Autopsies have been ordered.
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