Homicide in the 3700 Block of Spring Avenue


On Sunday, July 17, 2022, at approximately 6:09 p.m., Dallas Police were called to a shooting at Lagow Street and Spring Avenue. When officers arrived, Dallas Fire-Rescue personnel were giving first aid to Chaddrick Hooker, 32, near a vacant building. Police also found Darron Morgan, 53, in the 3700 block of Spring Avenue with a gunshot wound. Both were transported to a local hospital where Hooker died from his injuries. 

 The preliminary investigation determined Hooker and Morgan were in a fight before an exchange of gunfire. The investigation also determined Morgan was responsible for the murder of Hooker.

 An arrest warrant for murder has been issued for Morgan, and once released from the hospital, he will be transported to Lew Sterrett Jail.  A magistrate will set his bond amount.