Cold Case Tuesday – Lynetta Washington


The Dallas Police Department continues to investigate the 2021 murder of 54-year-old Lynetta Washington.

Ms. Washington was shot and killed the night of April 25, 2021, while walking alone in the 4300 block of Duncanville Road.  The preliminary investigation determined Ms. Washington was in the center median of the road when she was shot by an unknown person.

If anyone has any information regarding the death of Lynetta Washington, please contact Sergeant Jerry Girdler at 214-671-3661 or by email at

Please refer to case number 071868-2021.