Homicide on 52nd Street

Update: December 15, 2021

Through the course of the investigation, Homicide Detectives determined that suspect Darius Lamar Waters, a 32-year old Black male, was responsible for the murder of the victim. On Monday, December 13, 2021, the suspect was arrested and transported to the Homicide Unit where detectives interviewed him. The suspect was then transported to the Dallas County Jail where he was charged with murder. A Dallas County magistrate will set his bond amount.

Original Post: November 14, 2021

The below-pictured individual, 32-year-old Darius Lamar Waters is wanted for the homicide on 52nd Street. The suspect should be considered armed and dangerous. 

If anyone has information regarding Mr. Waters’ whereabouts, please contact Agent Chelsea Whitaker #9095 of the US Marshal North Texas Fugitive Task Force at 214-557-9314 or chelsea.whitaker@dallascityhall.com.

On Sunday, November 14, 2021, at approximately 12:22 a.m., Dallas Police responded to a shooting call at 2121 52nd Street. Upon arrival, officers did not locate anyone shot in the parking lot. A short time later the victim showed up at an area hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. The motive and circumstances surrounding the murder are still under investigation. The identity of the victim is being withheld pending next of kin notification.

The Homicide Unit asks for the public’s assistance regarding this active investigation, and if anyone has information to contact Detective Phillip Wheeler, #10520, at 214-671-3686 or at phillip.wheeler@dallascityhall.com . Please refer to case number 206527-2021.

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