Yolanda N'Gaojia, 52
KPD News Release
Killeen Police Investigate a Murder on SH-195
Killeen, TX (March 22, 2022): Killeen Police are actively investigating the ninth Murder in the City of Killeen.
Officers with the Killeen Police Department were dispatched on Tuesday, March 22, 2022, at approximately 5:03 p.m., to the 13000 block of State Highway 195 in reference to a gunshot victim. Upon the officers’ arrival, they located two victims who had been shot.
One victim, a 52-year-old female, succumbed to her injuries and was pronounced deceased by Justice of the Peace Gregory Johnson at 6:56 p.m. He ordered an autopsy to be performed at the Southwestern Institute of Forensic Sciences in Dallas. The name of the victim has been withheld pending notification of next of kin.
The second victim received non-life-threatening injuries and was treated and released at the scene.
The department is asking anyone who may have seen anything or has information about this Murder, to contact Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS (8477) or go online at http://www.bellcountycrimestoppers.com. You can also download the P3Tips App for IOS or Android and give an anonymous tip. All information is confidential and anonymous, and if your tip leads to the arrest of the person(s) responsible, you could be eligible to receive a reward up to $1,000 in cash.
We want to let the community know that this was an isolated incident and there is no continued threat to the general public.
Detectives are actively investigating this Murder and there is no additional information at this time.
6 News confirms identity of 52-year-old mother killed while visiting son's gravesite in Killeen
Yolanda N'Gaojia was identified as the person killed Tuesday evening.
Author: BriShon Mitchell
Published: 6:53 PM CDT March 23, 2022
Updated: 4:52 PM CDT March 24, 2022
KILLEEN, Texas — 6 News confirmed the identity of a 52-year-old woman who was killed following a shooting at a cemetery in Killeen Tuesday afternoon.
The victim was identified as Yolanda N'Gaojia. Investigating police say the incident happened around 5:03 p.m. in the 13000 block of State Highway 195.
According to family, N'Gaojia was visiting her son's gravesite because it was his birthday. Her son, Amir, died Jan. 1.
Credit: Q Jones N'Gaojia.
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Per a news release, when police arrived to the scene they located N'Gaojia and a second victim who had non-life-threatening injuries, police say.
Killeen Police are actively investigating this shooting as the ninth murder in the City of Killeen.
The department is asking anyone who may have seen anything or has information about this Murder, to contact Crime Stoppers at 254-526-TIPS (8477) or go online at www.bellcountycrimestoppers.com.