Homicide at 5000 Corrigan Court

Update 2/04/2021 at 8:50 PM:

On February 4, 2021, the Dallas Police department arrested Donny Ray Geter, a 42-year-old black male, for the murder of Joseph Kemp that occurred on January 5, 2021 at the 5000 block of Corrigan Court. Geter was taken to the Dallas Police Headquarters and interviewed by a detective with the Homicide Unit. He was subsequently transported to Lew Sterrett Jail and charged with murder, a felony of the first degree. His bond will be set by a Dallas County Magistrate.

Original Post:

On January 5, 2021, at approximately 8:20 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a shooting call at 5000 Corrigan Court. Upon arrival, they located the victim, Joseph Kemp, a 39-year-old black male, with a gunshot wound. Dallas Fire and Rescue transported the victim to an area hospital, where he was later pronounced deceased.

Dallas Police are asking that anyone with information regarding this offense contact Det. Morgan with the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit at (214) 671-3630 or jake.morgan@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case #003112-2021.

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.