Homicide on S. Merrifield Road

Update: December 17, 2021

On December 16, 2021, 22-year-old Tyrone Davis was arrested for the murder of the 14-year-old complainant.

Original Post: December 15, 2021

On Wednesday, December 15, 2021, at approximately 3:25 a.m., Dallas police responded to a health and welfare call at 2000 S. Merrifield Road regarding a body on the side of the street. Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and pronounced the unknown victim, a black female, dead at the scene from multiple gunshot wounds. The motive and circumstances surrounding this murder are under investigation. Since the victim did not have an identification card, the Dallas County Medical Examiner’s office will attempt to identify the victim through fingerprints analysis.


The Homicide Unit urges anyone with information to contact Detective Boz Rojas at 214-681-1786 or via email:  boz.rojas@dallascityhall.com. Please refer to case number 225759-2021.


Crime Stoppers

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.