Homicide Investigation at 700 Bluewood Dr

On August 3, 2018, at approximately 11:12 p.m., Dallas police responded to the 700 block of Bluewood Drive regarding a shooting.  The victims, Deionte Tatum, a24 year-old Black male and DeKylon Jones, a 19 year old Black male were fired upon as they drove on Bluewood in a vehicle.  Both victims were struck by gunfire.  Tatum was transported to area hospital by Dallas Fire and Rescue where he died from his injuries.  Jones was transported to an area hospital by private vehicle.  Jones’ injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.  Anyone with information regarding this offense is encouraged to contact Detective Loeb at 214-671-3702 orjeffrey.loeb@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us.  Please refer to case #170696-2018     



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