Homicide Investigation- 2400 Locust Ave

On June 28, 2019, at 12:51 p.m., Dallas Police responded to the 2400 block of Locust Ave regarding a possible dead body inside of a residence. Upon arrival, officers found the victim, Lonnie Leyuas, a 53-year-old black male, inside the residence deceased from homicidal violence. Dallas Fire and Rescue responded and pronounced the victim deceased. The Homicide Unit and the Dallas County Medical Examiner responded to the location.

Dallas Police are asking that anyone with information regarding this incident contact Det. Gilmore with the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit at (214) 671-3608, ordavid.gilmore@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case #130089-2019.


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