Homicide Westbound L.B.J. Freeway at S. Polk Street

Update June 10, 2021, at 1:30 p.m.: The picture of a possible suspect vehicle has been added below.

Update: February 12, 2021 @12:31

On Thursday, February 11, 2021, at approximately 1:00 p.m., victim Christopher Murzin was traveling westbound on 39000 LBJ Freeway (I-20) in a black GMC Yukon when he was shot by an unknown suspect. A 911 caller reported that an individual in a silver SUV shot at the complainant as they approached the Polk Street exit. The vehicle pictured above is believed to be involved in the incident.

If you have any information related to this case, please contact Detective Tonya McDaniel at 214-671-4236 or tonya.mcdaniel@dallascityhall.com.

Crime Stoppers Reward Information

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $50,000.00 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense. Call Crime Stoppers at (214) 373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

 

UPDATE 4/8/2021 – Crime Stoppers Reward Increase:

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $50,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense. Call Crime Stoppers at (214) 373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Dallas Police are asking that anyone with information regarding this incident contact Homicide Detective McDaniel #8890 at 469-261-6790 or tonya.mcdaniel@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case #0253795-2021.

UPDATE 3/15/2021 – Crime Stoppers Reward Increase:

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $25,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense. Call Crime Stoppers at (214) 373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Dallas Police are asking that anyone with information regarding this incident contact Homicide Detective McDaniel #8890 at 469-261-6790 or tonya.mcdaniel@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case #0253795-2021.

Original:

On Thursday, February 11, 2021, at approximately 1:04 p.m., officers responded to a shooting call located at Westbound L.B.J. Freeway before the  S. Polk exit ramp. The victim, Christopher Michael Murzin, a 53-year old White male, was found inside of his vehicle with a gunshot wound. Dallas Fire and Rescue responded and transported the victim to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased. According to the witnesses, a small silver SUV may have been involved in the shooting. The investigation is ongoing, and the motive is unknown at this time.

The Dallas Police Department is asking for anyone with information regarding this investigation to contact Homicide Detective Tonya. Mcdaniel, #8890, at 214-671-4236 or by email at tonya.mcdaniel@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case #025379-2021. 

Crime Stopper 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 (8477), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.