Shooting at Empire Central Drive

Updated: February 15, 2017, at 4:30 p.m:

At approximately 4:20 a.m., a dark colored sedan left the parking lot of the “V-Live Dallas” located at 1311 Empire Central Drive near Stemmons Freeway.  The occupants of this vehicle can be seen firing shots as the vehicle proceeded Westbound on Empire Central under Stemmons Freeway into the warehouse district.  The Dallas Police Department is requesting business owners to review the surveillance video for any footage of a possible vehicle matching this description.


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On February 13, 2017, at approximately 4:20 a.m., Dallas Police responded to an active shooter at Empire Central Drive and N. Stemmons Freeway. The victim, Stanley Mays, a 47 year old Black male, was shot as he sat inside a vehicle. The victim was transported to an area hospital where he died from his injuries. Anyone with information regarding this murder is encouraged to contact Homicide Detective Loeb, #7751, at 214-671-3702 or Please refer to report #035011-2017.