Arrest Made in Homicide on Churchill Way

Updated on April 14, 2022:

During the follow-up investigation, Homicide detectives determined that suspect Rodaren Gerard Alexander, a 22-year-old black male, was responsible for the murder of the victim.  On Thursday, April 14, 2022, suspect Alexander was arrested and charged with Capital Murder.  A magistrate will set his bond amount. 


Original Post:

On February 16, 2022, at approximately 10:33 p.m., officers responded to a shooting call in the 7900 block of Churchill Way.  Upon arrival, they discovered the victim, Anthony Hobbs, a 25-year-old Black male, in the parking lot suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.  Dallas Fire and Rescue responded to the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

The suspects involved in this offense were two Black males who fled the scene in a small dark-colored sedan, possibly a Honda Civic.  After shooting the victim, the suspects fled the scene in an unknown direction.  It is believed that the motive was a robbery.

The Dallas Police Department is asking for anyone with information regarding this investigation to contact Homicide Detective Abel Lopez, #7493, at 214-671-3676 or by email at Please reference case number 029057-2022.


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