Homicide with an Arrest on Bayside Street

On March 14, 2021, at 9:25 a.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting call in the 1800 block of Bayside Street. Upon officer’s arrival, they located the victim, Kenya Chalmers, a 41-year-old Black male, with a gunshot wound. He was transported to an area hospital by Dallas Fire and Rescue and later pronounced deceased. Officers also made contact with the suspect, Calvin Holmes, a 31-year-old Black male, who stated to officers at the scene that he shot the victim. Holmes was taken to 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.