Homicide on Gallatin Street

On Saturday, November 30, 2019, at approximately 8:47 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a Health and Welfare Check call in the 2200 block of Gallatin Street.  Upon arrival, officers found the victim, Marlon Dewayne Bell, a 44-year-old Black male, lying in the street with multiple gunshot wounds.  Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and transported the victim to an area hospital where he died from his injuries.  This investigation is on-going, and no one is in custody.

The Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit is asking for the public’s assistance regarding this murder and is encouraging anyone with information to contact Detective Patty Belew at 214-671-3603or via email:  patty.belew@dallascityhall.com.  Please refer to case no. 241138-2019.


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.