On December 5, 2016, Tamaika White, the victim, met the unknown Latin male suspect at the City Inn Motel located at 223 S. Ewing Avenue just before 3:00 a.m. The victim walked to the courtyard of the motel where she met the suspect. They walked to the witness’ vehicle then Tamaika and the suspect walked to and entered the suspect’s vehicle. After a few minutes, the victim exited the suspect’s vehicle and walked back to the witness’ vehicle. She got in and the witness’ vehicle reversed and left the parking lot of the motel. The suspect followed them and caught up to their vehicle in the 1300 block of South Marsalis where the suspect shot at the vehicle killing Ms. White.
The vehicle in the surveillance video is believed to be a possible early model Toyota Matrix, grey in color with factory wheels and a sun roof. The Dallas Police Department is asking the public for help in identifying the individual and the vehicle in the surveillance video. This case is documented on case number 289430-2016.
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