Homicide on Military Parkway

Update: June 16, 2022

Original Post:

On Saturday, June 4, 2022, at approximately 2:10 a.m., officers responded to a shooting call in the 4800 block of Military Parkway. When officers arrived, they found Vernon Rivers, 41, with a gunshot wound to the head.  Rivers was taken to a local hospital where he died.

This is an ongoing investigation.

Anyone with information regarding this offense is encouraged to contact Detective Jeff Loeb at 214-671-3702 or by email at jeff.loeb@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case number 099703-2022.

All media inquiries should be directed to DPD media relations at 214-671-4065 or email pio@dpd.dallascityhall.com.

Crime Stopper Information

Crimestoppers will pay up to $5000.00 for information called into Crimestoppers which leads to the arrest and indictment for this or other felony crimes. If you have information about this offense and wish to remain anonymous, please call 214-373-TIPS, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.