Homicide on E. RL Thornton Service Road

On February 19, 2023, at around 6:25 p.m., Dallas Police officers responded to a shooting call in the 9200 block of E. RL Thornton Service Road. The preliminary investigation determined when officers arrived, they found 25-year-old Jacob Cohen shot inside a business. Dallas Fire-Rescue arrived, and Cohen died at the scene. 


Further investigation by detectives determined 18-year-old Jamison Mills and a juvenile suspect were responsible for Cohen’s death. Detectives obtained an arrest warrant for Mills on Capital Murder. The juvenile suspect will be taken to Youth Operations Division and the Dallas County Henry Wade Juvenile Center and charged with Capital Murder. 


The investigation is ongoing and will be documented on case number 029086-2023.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Yahir Perez at 214-671-4735 or by email at yahir.perez@dallaspolice.gov.