On November 15, 2018, at 5:50 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a shooting call at 7272 Marvin D Love Freeway at the Magnolia Creek Apartments. Suspect Nicholas Chambers, a 25-year-old black male, is a uniformed security officer, who was armed with a handgun. The suspect was working a security detail at the apartment complex when the victim, Christopher Means, a 22-year-old black male, approached the suspect as he sat in his vehicle and assaulted him with a lug-nut wrench. The suspect exited his vehicle and the victim ran from him. The suspect then shot the victim multiple times as the victim ran away and fell to the ground. At one point, the suspect stood over the victim as he laid on the ground and shot him. The victim was transported to Methodist Central hospital by Dallas Fire and Rescue, and was later pronounced deceased. The suspect was transported to Charlton Methodist hospital and treated for injuries to his head and face.
The suspect was discharged from the hospital and transported to Dallas Police Headquarters, where he was interviewed by a homicide detective. During the interview, the suspect admitted to shooting the victim as he ran away from him, and then standing over him as he laid on the ground and shooting him again. The suspect was transported to Lew Sterrett Jail and charged with murder, a felony of the first degree. His bond will be set by a Dallas County magistrate.