Homicide at 9750 Forest Lane

Update: November 5, 2021:

Please see the surveillance screenshot of the suspect in the homicide. Anyone with information regarding the identity or whereabouts of the suspect pictured below is encouraged to contact Detective Theodore Gross, #9896, at 214-671-3143 or via email: theodore.gross@dallascityhall.com.  Please refer to case number 162953-2021.

Original Post:

On Wednesday, September 8, 2021, at approximately 6:26 p.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting call at the Vue on Forest Apartments located at 9750 Forest Lane.  Upon arrival, officers observed the unidentified victim, a black male, lying on the ground in front of the apartment complex near the sidewalk with multiple gunshot wounds. Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and pronounced the unidentified victim deceased at the scene. Since the unidentified victim did not have an identification card on his person, the Dallas County Medical Examiner’s office will continue to work to positively identify him. The motive and circumstances surrounding the murder are still under investigation.

The Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit is asking for the public’s assistance regarding this murder and is encouraging anyone with information to contact Detective Theodore Gross, #9896, at 214-671-3143 or via email:  theodore.gross@dallascityhall.com.  Please refer to case number 162953-2021.

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