Homicide on Old Hickory Trail

Updated Post: February 23, 2021 

On February 22, 2021, a 16-year-old juvenile male was arrested by the Dallas Police for the murder of Kenneth Henderson that occurred on January 27, 2021, at 8600 Old Hickory Trail. He was transported to the Henry Wade Juvenile Justice Center and charged with murder, a felony of the first degree.

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On January 27, 2021, at approximately 3:20 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a shooting call in the 8600 block of Old Hickory Trail. Upon arrival, officers made contact with the victim, Kenneth Henderson, a 62-year-old Black male, who had suffered a gunshot wound. He was transported to an area hospital where he was later pronounced deceased on February 18, 2021.

The Dallas Police Department’s Homicide Unit is asking anyone with information regarding this offense to contact Detective Josue Rodriguez at (214) 605-1557, or josue.rodriguez@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case #016054-2021.


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.