Update: Double Shooting at 9940 Forest Lane

Updated June 4, 2016 at 8:15 a.m.:

On June 3, 2016, Dallas Police issued a warrant for Konkun Devonte Tarpeh for the Capital Murder that occurred on March 17, 2016, at 9940 Forest Lane.  Arrestee Tarpeh is currently in jail in Tarrant County on an unrelated charge. He will be transferred to the Dallas County jail for the Capital Murder which has a $1, 000,000.00 bond.

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Konkun Devonte Tarpeh

Updated April 13, 2016 at 4:30 p.m.: 

In the early morning hours of Wednesday, April 13, 2016, the North Texas U.S. Marshall’s Fugitive Task Force located and arrested Leonte Demond Stone, a 23-year-old Black male in the 2400 block of Doreen St. in Grand Prairie, TX for the Capital Murder that occurred on March 17, 2016, at 9940 Forest Lane. Stone is currently in the Dallas County Jail being held on $500,000  bond for the charge of Capital Murder.

Updated March 21, 2016 at 9:35 p.m.:

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On March 20, 2016, Homicide Detectives were able to identify, Leonte Demond Stone, a 23-year-old black male, as one of the suspects responsible for the murders of Dymdric Williams and Tayron Young that occurred on March 17, 2016. A Capital Murder warrant has been issued for Suspect Stone.

The Dallas Police Department is asking that anyone with information about Suspect Stone’s whereabouts call Dallas Police homicide detectives at 214-671-3584.  Callers who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at (214) 373-TIPS (8477). 

Read the below PCA for more information.

 

 

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Updated March 18, 2016 at 11:20 a.m.: The second victim in this offense has been identified as Taydren Young, a 21-year-old black male. 

Original Post:

At about 5:30 p.m., officers responded to 9940 Forest Lane initially on a disturbance call which turned into a shooting call.  Upon arrival officer found two individuals had been shot inside one apartment.  One of the victims was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.  The second victim Dymdric Williams, a 24-year-old black male was deceased at the scene.  We will release the name of the second victim once he has been positively identified and next of kin notification has been made.

Detectives are currently following up and working to identify 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 my call Crime Stoppers at 214.373.TIPS (8477).

~CA