Killeen police say two men died Sunday after a shootout at a hotel on 2nd street.

Police responded to several 911 calls about shots fired at the Lone Star Inn and Suites, 409 S. 2nd St., shortly before 2:30 AM Sunday. When they arrived, they found two men suffering from gunshot wounds.

The pair were transported to Carl R. Darnall Medical Center in critical condition. One man was pronounced dead at the medical center at 4:44 AM. The other was transported to Baylor Scott & White Hospital in Temple, where he was pronounced dead at 7:08 AM.

Detectives believe the two fatally wounded each other following an argument.

Neither man's identity had been revealed Sunday afternoon.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to contact Bell County Crime Stoppers at (254) 526-8477 or online at

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