Homicide Investigation on Municipal Street

Updated Blog Post: January 17, 2021:

Through the course of the investigation, the suspect was identified as Isaac Trevino, a 24-year-old Latin male. Trevino was already in the custody of the Dallas County Sheriff for charges unrelated to this murder. He was interviewed by a detective with the Homicide Unit and confessed to shooting and killing the victim. He has been charged with murder, a felony of the first degree. His bond will be set by a Dallas County Magistrate.

Original Blog Post:

On January 9, 2021, at approximately 9:00 a.m., Dallas officers responded to a call regarding a dead body near a road in the 2900 block of Municipal Street. Dallas Fire and Rescue responded and pronounced the victim deceased at the scene from homicidal violence. On January 10, 2021, the Dallas County Medical Examiner positively identified the victim as Ricardo Xavier Rangel, a 22-year-old Latin male.

Dallas Police are asking anyone with information regarding this offense to contact Detective Serra with the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit at (214) 671-4320 or frank.serra@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case #005201-2021.


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.