Homicide on Cold Town Lane

Update: July 5, 2021

Through this investigation, the Homicide Unit determined the following suspects Nicholas Levels, a 21-year old Black male, and Brenden Michael Etienne, a 21-year old Black male, who participated in the murder of the victim Michael Anthony Contreras-Kelly.  Both suspects have been arrested and charged with Capital Murder. A magistrate will set their bond amounts.

The investigation remains active by the Homicide Unit, and anyone with information is asked to contact the assigned detective.

Original Post: June 29, 2021

On Monday, June 28, 2021, at approximately 9:07 p.m., Dallas police responded to 526 Cold Town Lane regarding a shooting call.  Dallas Fire-Rescue transported the victim Michael Anthony Contreras-Kelly, an 18-year old Black male, to an area hospital, where he died from his injuries.  This is an ongoing investigation, and the Dallas Police Department asks for anyone with information to contact Detective Christopher Anderson at 214-671-3616 or by email: c.anderson@dallascityhall.comPlease refer to case number 114781-2021.


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, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.