Homicide on Park Row

Updated July 6, 2021, at 4:12 PM:

On July 6, 2021, one victim, John Kentreal Hightower, a 19-year old Black male was pronounced deceased. The case has now been 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 Rawleigh Williams, #8125, at 214-384-9824 or by email at r.williams@dallascityhall.com . Please reference case #118600-2021. 

Original Post:

On July 4, 2021, at approximately 10:37 p.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting at 3011 Park Row Avenue.  A 43-year-old Black female and a 19-year-old Black male were shot while attending a gathering at the location.  Both victims were transported to an area hospital and are being treated for their injuries.  Anyone with information regarding this offense is encouraged to contact Detective Christine Smith, #9746 at 214-671-4732 or christine.smith@dallascityhall.com.  Please refer to case number 118600-2021.

Crimestoppers will pay up to $5000.00 for information called into Crimestoppers which leads to the arrest and indictment for this or other felony crimes.  If you have information about this offense and wish to remain anonymous, please call 214-373-TIPS, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.