Homicide on Griffith Avenue

Update 6/19/2021 at 6:50 PM:

Through their investigation, Homicide Detectives determined that suspect William Adolph Sandoval, a 22-year-old Latin male, was responsible for killing the victim. On Tuesday, June 18, 2021, Suspect Sandoval was arrested and transported to the Homicide Unit where detectives interviewed him. The suspect was then transported to the Dallas County Jail where he was charged with murder. A Dallas County magistrate will set his bond amount.

Original Post:

On Wednesday, June 9, 2021, at approximately 12:30 a.m., Dallas police responded to a call at 522 Griffith Avenue.  Upon arrival, the officers found the victim, Ashley Leann Uresti, age 32, unresponsive at the location with blunt force trauma. The victim was transported to an area hospital by Dallas Fire-Rescue.

On Tuesday, June 15, 2021, the victim died from the injuries, and the case was reassigned to the Homicide Unit. 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 Antonio Machorro, #7186, at 214-918-9096 or by email at antonio.machorro@dallascityhall.com . Please reference case #101595-2021.


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.