Homicide on Fort Worth Avenue

Update: September 16, 2021

The Homicide Unit asks for the public’s assistance regarding this active investigation, and if anyone has information to please contact Detective Williams, at 214-384-9824 or at r.williams@dallascityhall.com

Below is video surveillance with the suspect, a black male wearing dark clothing. When calling, please refer to case number 150313-2021.

 

Original Post: August 21, 2021

On Saturday, August 21, 2021, at approximately 3:52 a.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting call at 2838 Forth Worth Avenue. Upon arrival, officers found the victim, James Roberson, a 37-year old Black male, shot inside his vehicle.  Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and transported the victim to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased. The motive and circumstances surrounding the murder are still under investigation.

The Homicide Unit asks for the public’s assistance regarding this active investigation, and if anyone has information to contact Detective Rawleigh Williams, #8125, at 214-384-9824 or at r.williams@dallascityhall.com . Please refer to case number 150313-2021.

Crime Stoppers Information

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, seven days a week.