On April 27, 2016, at approximately 2:20 a.m. officers responded to a shooting call at 2777 N. Buckner Boulevard #2908. Upon arrival officers found the victim, Patrick Wheeler B/M/27, deceased from multiple gunshot wounds. There were several witnesses to the offense and they were brought to Homicide and interviewed. The witnesses stated that the victim and two witnesses were in a bedroom of the apartment talking when the suspect, Alex Dickerson B/M/25, entered the bedroom and shot the victim multiple times. The suspect then demanded keys to a vehicle from one of the witnesses at gunpoint and fled the location. A murder offense was made on 099653-2016.
From the information gathered a murder warrant was obtained for Alex Dickerson and members of the U.S. Marshals North Texas Fugitive Task Force and Dallas police located and arrested Dickerson in the 3000 block of Bickers. He will be taken to the Dallas County Jail and held on the charge of Murder. His bond was set at $200,00.00.