Suspect Arrested for Murder at 2755 E. Ledbetter Drive

On November 3, 2015, at approximately 7:30 p.m., Dallas police officers responded to a call at 2755 E. Ledbetter.  Witnesses stated seeing a Black male suspect, later identified as Anthony Davis B/M/41, carrying a body wrapped in a shower curtain over his shoulder.  Witnesses then observed the suspect place the victim’s body into a trash dumpster on the apartment property. The victim has been identified as Lashunda Jean Richardson B/F/36.   Officers were advised by witnesses of where the suspect lived.   The suspect was arrested and the apartment was searched.  Evidence indicates that the murder occurred in the apartment. 

The initial findings are that the victim died of stab wounds.  All witnesses and the suspect were brought to the Homicide Unit and interviewed.  Anthony Davis has been charged with Murder, a first degree felony. His bond has been set at $500,000.00.  This offense was flagged as a domestic violence offense because the victim and suspect were step-siblings and resided in the same residence.  The case number on this offense is 256484-2015. Please see the probable cause affidavit below.