Homicide at 9700 Webb Chapel Road

Update: Dallas Police are asking for the public’s help in a homicide investigation in the 9700 block of Webb Chapel Road.

On October 5, 2023, the Dallas Police Department responded to a shooting in the 9700 Webb Chapel Road.

The victim, identified as Jose Leopoldo Benitez-Vasquez, 18, was taken to a local hospital. 

On October 8, 2023, the Dallas County Medical Examiner’s Office notified the Dallas Police Homicide Unit the victim died of his injuries. 

Dallas Police are asking for the public’s help to identify the pictured individual, who was seen near the location.

This is an ongoing investigation and documented under case number 178891-2023. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective David Grubbs at 469-540-6377 or David.grubbsjr@dallaspolice.gov.  

 

Original Post: On October 5, 2023, the Dallas Police Department responded to a shooting in the 9700 Webb Chapel Road. The man was taken to a local hospital. 

On October 8, 2023, the Dallas County Medical Examiner’s Office contacted the Dallas Police Homicide Unit and said the man died of his injuries. 

The preliminary investigation determined the victim slept in a homeless encampment behind businesses in the 9700 block of Webb Chapel. 

The Medical Examiner’s Office will assist in identifying the victim.

This is an ongoing investigation and documented under case number 178891-2023. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective David Grubbs at 469-540-6377 or david.grubbs jr@dallaspolice.gov.

 

Crime Stoppers Information

Crime Stoppers will pay a reward for information given to Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses.

Call Crime Stoppers at 214-373-TIPS (8477) or submit a tip online at P3tips.com, 24 hours a day, seven days a week.