Help Identify Homicide Suspect

Update: 

Homicide Detective C. Walton has provided additional surveillance video of the suspect and is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the unknown suspect shown.  Also, pictured below is a photo of the victim, Ronald Harper who was murdered.

If anyone has information regarding this murder, they are encouraged to call Detective C. Walton at 214-671-3632 or email at  Christopher.walton@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us.


 

The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the unknown suspect in this video. 

Update:

The victim in this offense has been identified as Ronald Harper W/M/52. 

Original Post:

On July 24, 2017, at approximately 8:45 p.m., an unknown Black male attempted to steal the victim’s red 1992 Pontiac with Texas license plate HNY-1077 in the 10400 block of Wildwood Drive.  As suspect drove off in the victim’s vehicle, the victim attempted to stop the suspect by jumping on the vehicle.  The suspect continued to drive the victim’s vehicle dragging the victim.  The suspect crashed the vehicle and fled on foot.  Video was obtained showing the suspect running at the University of Dallas Dart Rail Station.  The victim suffered serious injuries and was transported to Parkland Hospital where he died from those injuries.  The victim has not been identified.  A murder offense was made on case number 168436-2017.

If anyone has information regarding this murder, they are encouraged to call Detective C. Walton at 214-671-3632 or email at Christopher.walton@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us