Homicide on Elam Road

On Saturday, July 31, 2021, at approximately 12:15 a.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting call at 7300 Elam Road regarding an adult Black male being shot multiple times. At approximately 12:25 a.m., a major accident call came out at 1436 S. Buckner Blvd where the victim was located. Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and pronounced the victim deceased at the scene. The motive and circumstances surrounding this incident are under investigation. The victim’s identity is not being released at this time, pending confirmation with the Dallas County Medical Examiner. 

This is an ongoing investigation, and the Homicide Unit urges anyone with information to contact Detective Derick Chaney, #7830 at (214) 671-3650 or derick.chaney@dallascityhall.com.  Please refer to case number 136137-2021. 


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.