Homicide at 2200 Royal Lane

Update 07/01/15 @ 11:10 A.M.: Manuel Rocha has been arrested for the murder of Alexus Garcia.

UPDATE 6/22/15 @9:40 p.m.:  Public’s Assistance Needed in locating below murder suspect.

Manuel Rocha, Jr.

Manuel Rocha, Jr.

The Dallas Police Department is seeking any information that can help locate Murder Suspect Manuel Rocha Jr, Latin male 10/30/1988.  He is 5’9″, 175 lbs., and has black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Suspect Manuel Rocha is asked to contact Homicide Unit Detective C. Shinn at 214-671-3605 or the Homicide Unit at 214-671-3661.


Royal Ln

This morning, at approximately 7:52 am, officers responded to a call regarding a one vehicle accident in the 2200 block of Royal Lane. The vehicle was on fire. While DFR was able to put out the fire, they discovered the body of a female in the back of the vehicle. Officers interviewed witnesses that observed a male leaving the scene of the accident.  Officers searched the area, but were unable to locate this person of interest. If anyone has any information regarding this incident, we ask that you call 214-671-3605 or Crime Stoppers at (214) 373-8477.  This incident is documented on case number 140501-2015. The suspect is NOT in custody and is still at large. Please see the probable cause affidavit below for more information.