Homicide at S. Cockrell Hill Rd


Updated on September 9, 2022:

On September 9, 2022, Joshua Armijo, 21, and Anthony Armijo, 19, were arrested for the September 3, 2022, murder of Juan Romero.  Both were transported to jail and charged with Capital Murder.


Original Post:

On September 3, 2022, at approximately 6:30 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a shooting in the 6500 block of S. Cockrell Hill Road. The preliminary investigation determined three men were fighting in a parking lot when shots were fired. When officers arrived they found Juan Romero, 25, shot inside an apartment. Dallas Fire and Rescue responded to the scene and transported Romero where he died.   The investigation also determined two apartments and vehicles were hit by gunfire. No one else was injured. The investigation is ongoing and is documented under case number 160658-2022. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Joshua Romero at 214-671-3645 or email Joshua.romero@dallaspolice.gov.

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


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