Homicide at 6415 Melody Lane

Update: April 7, 2021

On April 7, 2021, the Dallas Police arrested a 16-year-old juvenile male for the murder of Dangelo Roane at 6415 Melody Ln. The juvenile was taken to the Dallas Police Headquarters, where he was interviewed by a detective. He was subsequently transported to Henry Wade Juvenile Justice Center.

Original Post: April 5, 2021

On April 4, 2021, at approximately 4:00 p.m., Dallas police officers responded to call for at 6415 Melody Lane, the East Town Apartments, regarding a possibly deceased person inside of an apartment. Upon arrival, they located the victim, Dangelo Roane, a 29-year-old black male, inside the apartment with a gunshot wound. Dallas Fire and Rescue responded to the location and pronounced the victim deceased. Neighbors reported hearing possible gunfire at around 11:00 p.m. the night prior.

Dallas police are asking anyone with information regarding this offense to contact Det. Grubbs with the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit at (469) 540-6377, or david.grubbsjr@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case number 057548-2021.

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