On Saturday, September 12, 2020, at approximately 1:39 a.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting call at 3071 W. Northwest Highway. Upon arrival, officers found the victim Jose D. Alcacio Rubio, a 26-year old Latin male, lying on the ground with gunshot wounds. Dallas Fire-Rescue pronounced the victim deceased at the scene. According to witnesses, the suspect, Hector Manuel Ledezma, a 26-year old Latin male, shot and killed the victim. It appears the suspect and victim were involved in a physical altercation before the shooting. Suspect Ledezma fled the scene and was apprehended at a nearby business. He was transported to the Homicide Unit, where he voluntarily admitted to killing the victim.
After the interview, he was taken to the Dallas Co. Jail and charged with murder. A Dallas Co. magistrate will set his bond amount.