Homicide on Marsalis Avenue

On March 17, 2019, at 5:47 a.m., Dallas police officers responded to a call in the 900 block of N. Marsalis Avenue regarding an unconscious person. The victim, Frederick Whitley, a Black male 62-years-old, was discovered deceased from homicidal violence inside his apartment. No suspects have been identified. Anyone with information regarding this offense is encouraged to contact Detective Scott Sayers at (214) 671-3647 or scott.sayers@dallascityhall.com. Please refer to case #053316-2019.


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.