Capital Murder on Cockrell Hill Road

Deputy Chief Reuben Ramirez asks the community for asssistance in solving this crime. 

UPDATE 9/16/2020 7:30 pm

The Neighborhood Credit Union has added to reward with an additional $25,000. This brings the total to $50,000 for information that leads to the arrest and indictment for this case. Please contact Detective T. McDaniel at (469) 261-6790.

UPDATE 9/15/2020 at 7:00 PM:

$25,000 REWARD 

An additional reward of $25,000 has been authorized for information that leads to the arrest and indictment for this case.  Please contact Detective T McDaniel at (469) 261-6790, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

UPDATE 9/14/2020 at 8:00 PM – Pictured is the suspect vehicle used in the capital murder offense. The vehicle is a white Volkswagen Passat.

Original Post:

On September 14, 2020 at approximately 8:50 a.m., Dallas officers responded to a shooting call in the 1500 block of Cockrell Hill Road. When officers arrived, they located a male security officer laying on the ground suffering from an apparent gunshot wound.

Witnesses stated that the security guard, who has been identified as Jose Montes, a 28 year old Latin male, was servicing an ATM at a local Credit Union.  The suspect, a male wearing a black jacket with the word “police” written on the back, approached complainant carrying a rifle and demanded property. The suspect then shot Mr. Montes. The suspect was then seen taking property from the armored vehicle and fled the scene in a white sedan.  The victim was transported to a local hospital and pronounced deceased.

Dallas Police are asking that anyone with information regarding this incident contact Detective McDaniel #8890 with the Dallas Police Department Special Investigations Unit at 469 261 6790. or  tonya.mcdaniel@dallascityhall.com.  Please reference case #163605-2020.

CRIME STOPPER REWARD INFORMATION

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.