Help Needed in the Homicide Investigation of Jaylon Spencer

On Tuesday, January 28, 2020, at approximately 9:40 p.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting call at the Digit 1919 Apartments located at 1919 S. Akard Street.  Upon arrival, officers observed the victim, Jaylon Spencer, a 21-year old Black male, lying on the ground next to a red truck that was parked under covered parking.  Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and transported the victim to an area hospital, where he died from his injuries.  Several witnesses were transported to police headquarters, for interview purposes.  This is an ongoing investigation with no suspects in custody.

Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit is asking for the public’s assistance regarding this murder investigation and is encouraging anyone with information to contact Homicide Detective Jake Morgan at 214-671-3630 or via email:  jake.morgan@dallascityhall.com.  Please refer to case no. 018939-2020.

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, seven days a week.