Homicide at 2400 Leath Street

Update: February 8, 2021

Arrest Made in the Homicide on Leath Street

Through the Homicide investigation, detectives determined that suspects Tristin Devon Howard, a 17-year-old Black male, and Qaulin Dajuan Curlin, an 18-year-old Black male, were responsible for the murder of the victim, Timothy Allen.  On Friday, February 5, 2021, the Homicide Unit arrested the suspects for Capital Murder, and a magistrate will set their bond.

Original Post: January 18, 2021

On December 23, 2020, Dallas Police Officers responded to the 2400 Block of Leath Street, regarding a deceased body that was discovered. The victim, Mr. Timothy Allen, was shot on December 22, 2020, and died as a result of gunshot wounds. The victim, a delivery driver, had just made a delivery to the Hamptons at Lake West Apartments prior to the Murder.

The Dallas Police Department is asking anyone with information regarding the murder of Mr. Timothy Allen to please contact Homicide Detective Chris Anderson #7788, at 214 671 3616 or by email at c.anderson@dallascityhall.com


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.