Homicide on E. Waco Avenue

Update @ June 2, 2022:

Byron Jocania Davis, a 29-year-old male, has been arrested for the murder of Ohara Farmer.

Update @ May 4, 2022:

The victim has been identified as 21-year-old male Ohara Farmer.

Original Post:

On Tuesday, May 3, 2022, at approximately 3:30 a.m., Dallas Police responded to a missing persons call at 1323 E. Waco Avenue. Upon arrival, officers discovered, a male victim deceased inside a vacant residence with multiple gunshot wounds. The motives and circumstances surrounding this offense are still under investigation. Since the victim did not have an identification card, the Dallas County Medical Examiner’s office will attempt to identify him through fingerprint analysis.

The Dallas Police Department is asking for anyone with information regarding this investigation to contact Homicide Detective Theodore Gross, #9896, at 214-671-3143 or by email at theodore.gross@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case number 077589-2022.  

The media is asked to submit all inquiries to the Public Information Office via email at pio@dpd.dallascityhall.com.

Crime Stopper Information

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, 7 days a week.