Homicide Investigation at 8901 E. R.L. Thornton Freeway

On Saturday, December 12, 2020, at approximately 3:42 a.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting call at the Super 8 Motel, located at 8901 E. R. L. Thornton Freeway.  Upon their arrival, they discovered an unknown Latin male in his 30’s and a Latin female in her 20’s, shot at the location. Dallas Fire and Rescue responded and pronounced the victim’s deceased at the scene.

The victims of this murder offense have not yet been identified. Anyone with information regarding this offense is asked to contact Detective C. Murphy, #8966 with the Dallas PD Homicide Unit, at (214) 283-4934, or chad.murphy@dallascityhall.com . Please reference case number 221706-2020.


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.