Arrest Made in Homicide on Ridgecrest Road

On Sunday, November 28, 2021, at approximately 3:23 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a shooting call at the Crestridge Apartments, located at 6417 Ridgecrest Road.  Upon arrival, officers found the victim, a 16-year-old Hispanic male, lying on the floor with a gunshot wound to his chest area.  Dallas Fire-Rescue transported him to a local hospital, where he died from his injury. 

During the investigation, the Homicide Unit determined through witnesses’ testimony that suspect Alexadre Orozco Garcia, an 18-year old Hispanic male, attempted to unload a handgun when it discharged, striking the victim. 

The suspect was arrested, charged with Manslaughter, and a magistrate will set his bond.  Please reference case number 215122-2021.