Persons of Interest

Homicide on Melody Lane

Update January 29, 2019 at 10:53 a.m.

Persons of Interest

Persons of Interest

On Wednesday, January 9, 2019, the victim, Donald Anton Jelinek,was found murdered in his residence in the 6200 block of Melody Lane, documented on case number 005656-2019.  The Dallas Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying these two persons of interest.

Please contact Detective David Grubbs at 214-671-3675 or via email:  david.grubbs@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us with information.


Original Post

On Wednesday, January 09, 2019, at approximately 10:03 a.m., Dallas police and Dallas Fire-Rescue responded to a welfare check call at the Tribeca on the Creek Apartments located at 6260 Melody Lane. Officers and paramedic personnel entered the apartment and found the victim, Donald Anton Jelinek, a 57-year old White male, deceased in his apartment with multiple gunshot wounds.

Anyone with information regarding this offense is encouraged to contact Homicide Detective David Grubbs, #9159, at 214-671-3675 or via email: david.grubbsjr@dallascityhall.com. Please refer to Case Number 005656-2019.

Crime Stoppers

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 (8477), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.