Updated: Capital Murder on Cockrell Hill Road

Updated April 14, 2016:

On March 22, 2016, Casey Breedlove and Brent Rawls were shot and killed at the Highland Road Village Apartments located in the 2700 block of South Cockrell Hill Road.  Dash-cam video from one of the patrol officers who arrived at the scene captured this image of a single cab pick-up truck leaving the scene.  Detectives want to identify the driver of this truck as he is a possible witness in this case.  Witnesses described the truck as a dark color, single cab, older model full size pick-up truck, possibly a Chevrolet.   Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Dallas Police Homicide Unit at 214-671-3661 or Homicide Detective Richard Duggan at 214-671-3642.


Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at:

 (214)373-TIPS (8477), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Original Post:

On March 22, 2016, at approximately 1:30 a.m., Dallas Police officers responded to a shooting call in the 2700 block of S. Cockrell Hill Road.  Upon arrival, officers found two victims shot. One victim was deceased in a vehicle and the other was found lying in the parking lot.  He was transported to a local hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. Witness statements led detectives to an apartment that appears to be connected to these murders where illegal narcotics were confiscated. We are still working on identifying the victims and will release the names when they have been positively identified and next of kin notifications have been made.

Detectives are currently following up and working to identify additional witnesses and gather information. Anyone with information related to these murders is asked to call Dallas Police homicide detectives at (214) 671-3584. Callers who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at (214) 373-TIPS (8477).