Homicide Investigation – 4800 Leston Avenue

Updated Post: October 02, 2017

As a result of the investigation and airing of video footage on local broadcast media stations, Detectives were able to identify the suspect as, Alex Thomas Delrio a Latin male, as responsible for the murder of Miguel Sotelo-Trujillo. A warrant for the arrest of Mr. Delrio was issued on September 28, 2017 and he was arrested on September 29, 2017. Please see affidavit below.

Original Post: April 21, 2017

On April 20, 2017, at approximately 11:23 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a shooting call at 4800 Leston Avenue. Upon arrival officers found the victim, Miguel Sotelo-Trujillo, Latin male 22 years old, suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries. The victim and a witness were apparently viewing street racing in the area when their vehicle was shot by and unknown suspect from a passing vehicle. The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public‘s assistance in this murder investigation.

If anyone has information regarding this offense contact Homicide Detective E. Parker, #7756, at 214-671-3630 or Edward.parker@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us  . please refer to Dallas Police case number 088634-2017.


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.