Homicide on E. Illinois Avenue


Update: August 16, 2023:

On August 8, 2023, Cory Sims, 29, was arrested and charged with Capital Murder.


Original Post:

On July 25, 2023, at approximately 11:24 p.m., Dallas Police were dispatched to a shooting call in the 1200 block of E. Illinois Avenue. The preliminary investigation determined when officers arrived, they found a man with a gunshot wound. The man was transported to a local hospital where he died.

The identity of the man is unknown.

This is an ongoing investigation documented under case number 134429-2023.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call Detective John Valdez at 214-671-3623 or john.valdez@dallaspolice.gov.

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