Homicide on Gould Street

Updated: July 15, 2021, at 2:33 p.m.:

On July 15, 2021, the suspect in this murder, Michael Burney, turned himself into Dallas Police. The 57-year-old suspect was transported to the Dallas County Jail where he was charged with murder. A Dallas County magistrate will set his bond amount. 


On Sunday, July 4, 2021, at approximately 7:52 pm, Dallas police responded to a shooting call at 2900 Gould Street. The victim, Ronnie Joseph Berry, a 61-year old Black male, was shot multiple times in the street during a disturbance. Dallas Fire-Rescue transported the victim to a local hospital, where he died from his injuries. The Homicide Unit is urging anyone with information to contact Detective Reginald Woods at 214-283-4955 or reginald.woods@dallascityhall.com. Please refer to case number 118541-2021.


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