On April 3, 2017, at approximately 4:58 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a call regarding a shooting victim in the emergency room at Charlton Methodist Hospital. The victim, Luis Zuniga, a Latin male, 35-years-old was involved in a disturbance at 8400 S. Westmoreland Road.
According to witnesses, during the course of the disturbance, Zuniga pointed and fired a weapon at Joshua Pitts, a Black male 22-years-old. Pitts retrieved a weapon of his own, returned fire striking Zuniga. Zuniga was transported to the hospital where he died from his injuries. As a result of the investigation, Pitts was interviewed and released. The case will be referred to the Dallas County Grand Jury. The case number for the incident is 074160-2017.