The Killeen Police Department is searching for the man involved in the shooting death of a security guard. Petty was employed by Pro Security Group and was a military veteran. During that exchange, police said the security officer was fatally wounded. His most recent training session was Thursday. "He loved his job".
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Upon investigation police found the Petty was a Texas commissioned security officer on duty.
"It's quite often that security officers get not only assaulted, but killed around the world", Royce said.
Killeen police are investigating after an attempted robbery turned deadly early Sunday morning.
Upon the officers' arrival, they located a male victim with a gunshot wound; he was immediately transported to the Baylor Scott & White Hospital and later died from his injuries sustained. He was shot by a suspect entering the restaurant with a ski mask.
Authorities say employees and customers also in the store were not hurt.