Homicide on Shady Trail

On Saturday, December 3, 2022, at approximately 3:11 a.m., Dallas Police responded to the 11000 block of Shady Trail at the request of Dallas Fire and Rescue. The preliminary investigation determined that DFR had extinguished a car fire and discovered a body inside of the vehicle.  Upon further observation, it was determined that the vehicle had multiple bullet holes.  Officers also discovered multiple shell casings surrounding the vehicle, which was a Mercedes Benz.  Homicide detectives were notified.

This remains an ongoing murder investigation that will be documented on case number 216615-2022.  Positive identification of the victim will be determined by the Dallas County Medical Examiner.

Dallas Police Department’s Homicide Unit is asking that anyone with information regarding this offense contact Detective Jacob White at (214) 671-3690 or email jacob.white@dallaspolice.gov.

Media inquiries should be directed to DPD media relations at 214-671-4065 or emaipio@dpd.dallascityhall.com.

Crime Stoppers 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, seven days a week.