Information Wanted on Homicide

One year ago, on Saturday, June 11, 2016 at approximately 4:49 a.m., the victim, Damien James was shot and killed in the 9600 block of Scyene Road by an unknown suspect.  His male companion, Joshua Enrico Matthews B/M/21 (AKA: Jay), left the location immediately after the shooting and has not been seen since. The murder offense is documented on case number 140938-2016.

This person is wanted for questioning as a person of interest.  Anyone with information regarding this crime or the whereabouts of Joshua Matthews is encouraged to contact Detective Maudlin at (214) 283-4853 or


Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at: (214)373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.