Cold Case Tuesday – Valarie and Matthew Petit

The Dallas Police Department continues to investigate the 1990 homicide of 33-year-old Valarie Petit and 4-year-old Matthew Petit. The Petits were found dead in their home at 9503 Timberbluff Circle on February 8, 1990.

Valarie and Matthew were last seen the morning of February 8, 1990 by a family member.

Anyone with information on this murder is asked to contact Sergeant Jerry Girdler by email at or by phone at 214-671-3584. Please refer to case numbers 91620-Y and 91060-Y.