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One person arrested after deadly shooting at Hillsboro Walmart

According to police in Hillsboro, it started as an argument that quickly escalated.
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HILLSBORO, Texas — One person has been arrested after a deadly shooting in a Walmart parking lot. It happened around 6 p.m. on Thursday, October 22nd, at the store on Coke Street in Hillsboro. According to the Hillsboro Police Department, the shooting started as an argument. The suspect then fired a gun, hitting the victim who was sitting in a vehicle.

On Tuesday, October 27th, officers arrested a suspect at the Grove Apartments in Waco. The suspect is currently being processed in the Hill County Jail. Once arraigned on a Murder charge he will be identified.

The victim has been identified as a 27-year-old Rachel Marie Reeder from Fort Worth. The Hillsboro Department of Public Safety sends its condolences to her family.

Investigators are still following up on information related to this crime. If anyone has anything they would like to share, they are urged to call the Hillsboro Criminal Investigation Lead Detective, Sergeant Michael Vicars at (254) 582-5454 ext. 2153.

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