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COPPERAS COVE — The Copperas Cove Police Department is conducting a death investigation in connection with the shooting of a man.

Police responded at about 4:53 a.m. Sunday to the 3400 block of Lauren Street in reference to a domestic disturbance where a firearm was discharged, according to a news release.

Upon arrival, officers located a male gunshot victim who was identified as Jose Luis Carcano III, 31, of Copperas Cove.

Carcano was pronounced deceased at 8:30 a.m. by Justice of the Peace John Guinn, according to the release.

The investigation is ongoing, and additional details may be distributed as the investigation progresses.

Anyone with information regarding this incident can contact Detective Kevin Sheldon at 254-547-8222, extension 6892, or you can call Copperas Cove Crime Stoppers. Crime Stoppers pays up to $1,000.00 in cash for clues if your information leads to an arrest and prosecution. Tips can also be submitted online at