Water Utility Workers Find Deceased Male in Vacant Field

On Tuesday, April 5, 2022, at approximately 3:30 p.m., Dallas Police were flagged down by City of Dallas – Water Utility workers regarding a deceased person in a vacant field. Officers responded to 2630 52nd Street where they observed an adult Black male deceased from homicidal violence. The Dallas County Medical Examiner’s office will utilize forensic techniques to determine the victim’s identity. The motive and circumstances surrounding this incident are under investigation. 

Dallas Police Homicide Unit is asking that anyone with information regarding this offense contact Detective Chad Murphy, #8966, with the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit at (214) 283-4934 or chad.murphy@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case number 059393-2022.

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