Homicide at 800 South Tyler Street

Update: May 19, 2023

On May 18, 2023, Dallas Police arrested Luke Guerra, 20 years old, and charged him with Murder. He was taken to the Dallas County Jail.

Original Post:

Dallas Police are investigating a shooting that killed one man and left another injured.

On May 8, 2023, at approximately 11:50 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a shooting call in the 700 block of West Clarendon Drive. The preliminary investigation determined when officers arrived they saw a black SUV driving from the location, and later found it at a local hospital emergency room entrance.

20-year-old Steven Mendoza and a 21-year-old man both arrived at the hospital, shot.

Mendoza died at the hospital, and the other victim is being treated in stable condition.

Further investigation determined the shooting happened in the 800 block of South Tyler Street.

The investigation is ongoing and documented under case number 085968-2023.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Scott Sayers at 214-671-3647 or scott.sayers@dallaspolice.gov.

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