Homicide on 7200 Forest Pkwy


On Tuesday, November 16, 2021, at approximately 8:31 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a call with Dallas Fire and Rescue.  The call was thought to be a car accident in the 7200 Block of Forest Pkwy.  It was soon determined that the victim James Obeng a 46 year old male, had been shot.  He was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.  At this time, there are no witnesses or suspects to this offense.  This is an ongoing investigation.

The Homicide Unit is asking for the public’s assistance regarding the murder and is encouraging anyone with information to contact Detective Frank Serra, #10031, at 214-671 4320 or via email:  frank.serra@dallacityhall.com.  Please reference case #208353-2021.

 Crime Stoppers

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