Homicide Investigation – 4800 Leston Avenue

On April 20, 2017, at approximately 11:23 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a shooting call at 4800 Leston Avenue. Upon arrival officers found the victim, Miguel Sotelo-Trujillo, Latin male 22 years old, suffering from a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries. The victim and a witness were apparently viewing street racing in the area when their vehicle was shot by and unknown suspect from a passing vehicle. The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public‘s assistance in this murder investigation.

If anyone has information regarding this offense contact Homicide Detective E. Parker, #7756, at 214-671-3630 or Edward.parker@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us  . please refer to Dallas Police case number 088634-2017.

 

CRIME STOPPER REWARD INFORMATION

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at: (214) 373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Community Awareness Bulletin – Aggravated Sexual Assault

On April 20th, 2017, between 12:15pm and 12:45pm, the victim was inside of her residence in the 13700 block of Maham Road. An unknown suspect entered into the residence without consent, and demanded property while displaying a weapon. The suspect sexually assaulted the victim and fled the area in an unknown direction. The suspect was described as a Latin male in his early 20’s, approximately 5’7” tall, heavy set, with short black hair, and spoke spanish to the victim.

If you have any information regarding this offense, please contact  Det. A. Lopez #7493 at 214-671-3584 or abel.lopez@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us.

Information Sought in Homicide at 2800 Cleveland Street

Tyron PaxtonOne year ago today, on April 19, 2016, at approximately 10:15 a.m., the victim, Tyrone Paxton, was found shot and lying next to the road near a vacant lot at 2800 Cleveland Street.  The victim died from his injuries.  The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in this murder investigation.  If anyone has information regarding this offense contact Homicide Detective D. Chaney, #7830, at 214-671-3650 or derick.chaney@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us   Please refer to Dallas Police Case number 092824-2016.  

CRIME STOPPER REWARD INFORMATION

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at: (214)373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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Homicide on Hillburn Drive

The Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit is seeking the public’s assistance in gathering any information about the homicide of Malcolm Whitaker. On March 3, 2017, the victim, Malcolm Whitaker, a 26-year-old Black male, was found deceased inside his home in the 2500 block of Hillburn Drive.  Anyone with information regarding this murder is encouraged to contact Homicide Detective Parker at 214-671-3630 or edward.parker@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us.  This offense is documented on case number 049630-2017.

CRIME STOPPER REWARD INFORMATION

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at: (214)373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Victim – Malcolm Whitaker B/M/26

Information Needed About the Death of Jose Medellin

Updated Post: April 11, 2017 @9:46 a.m.

The Dallas Police Homicide Unit continues to ask for assistance from the public in the investigation of the shooting death of Jose Luis Medellin L/M/23. This offense occurred on March 16, 2017, at about 9:13 p.m., in the 4100 block of Sun Valley Drive. The suspects were described as several Latin males who fled the scene before the officer’s arrival. If anyone has any information about this offense, should contact Homicide Detective Isom at 214-671-3701. This offense is documented on case number 059622-2017.

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Original Post: March 23, 2017 @ 1:46 p.m.

On March 16, 2017, at about 9:13 p.m., the victim, Jose Luis Medellin L/M/23, was shot and killed in the 4100 block of Sun Valley Drive. The suspects were described as several Latin males who fled the scene in an unknown direction. The Dallas Police Homicide Unit is asking for assistance from the public with the investigation of this offense. If anyone has any information about this offense, they should contact Homicide Detective Isom at 214-671-3701. This offense is documented on case number 059622-2017.

Victim: Jose Luis Medellin L/M/23

CRIME STOPPER REWARD INFORMATION
Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and
indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at:
(214) 373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Detectives Seek Information on Homicide – Occurred April 2016

One year ago today, on April 4, 2016, the victim, Jean Claude Pratts, a Black male, 33-years-old, was found deceased lying on the side of the road near the intersection of Kolloch Drive and East Ledbetter Drive.  Anyone with information regarding this murder is encouraged to contact Homicide Detective White, #7682, at 214-671-3690 or jacob.white@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us.  Please refer to case #79497-2016

CRIME STOPPER REWARD INFORMATION

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at (214) 373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

 

Attempted Agg Robbery 18470 Dallas Parkway

 

On March 21, 2017, at about 5:33 pm, officers were dispatched to 18470 Dallas Parkway regarding an armed encounter. Upon arrival, officers were contacted by an off duty Plano police officer who was at the location to sell personal merchandise. The off duty officer was approached by three black males. During the transaction one of the suspects produced a handgun. The off duty officer pulled out a handgun and fired at the armed suspect. All three suspects fled the location. The off duty officer was not injured. At this point in the investigation we do not believe any of the suspects were injured.

Detectives Seek Information on Double Homicide

One year ago on March 19, 2016, at approximately 1:15 a.m., Dallas Police Officers responded to a shooting call at 1180 N. Masters Drive. Upon the officers’ arrival, they found two male victims who appear to be in their late teens or early 20’s shot inside of a vehicle. One victim was pronounced deceased at the scene. The second victim was transported to Baylor hospital where he was later pronounced deceased. The victims were later identified as Damontre Deshun Sweeney B/M 17yrs old and Jabri Jones B/M 18yrs old.

We ask that anyone who may have information related to this homicide please call the Dallas Police Homicide Detective C. Walton at 214-671-3632 or christopher.walton@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us. Please refer to case number 65679-2016. Callers who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at 224.373.TIPS (8477).

Information Needed Regarding Shooting 3600 Dunbar Street

On March 19, 2017, at about 9:18 p.m., officers were dispatched to a call for police in the 3600 block of Dunbar Street regarding random gunfire. Upon arrival, the responding officers requested additional cover officers due to a possible shooting with suspects at large in the area. During the investigation, it was determined that two people were shot. The victims are a 16-year-old female, who is in critical condition after being shot in the face, and a 17-year-old male, who was shot in the leg. This offense is gang related and remains under investigation. This offense is documented on case number 062072-2017. 

We are asking that anyone with information regarding this offense to please contact 911 or the Gang Unit at 214-671-GANG. If you wish to remain anonymous, please contact Crime Stoppers at (214)  373-TIPS . Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony and other felony offenses.

Suspect Wanted for Murder on Spring Avenue

Updated March 16, 2017: 

On March 16, 2017, at approximately 1:59 p.m., suspect Ray Charles Key B/M/45 was arrested by Southeast patrol officers after a vehicle and foot chase. At approximately 1:16 p.m., a suspicious person call for Keys driving a black Ford Explorer was dispatched at 2nd Avenue and Metropolitan. Southeast Patrol officers located Keys in the vehicle and Keys wouldn’t stop. Officers pursued Keys in his vehicle and he was apprehended at the 4600 block of Silver after Keys abandoned his vehicle and fled on foot. Southeast officers brought Keys to Homicide where he was interviewed. Keys will be booked into Lew Sterrett Jail on a Murder warrant with a $150,000.00 bond.

Original Post: 

On February 17, 2017, at approximately 11:00 p.m., the victim Jonathan Hunt B/M/45, was physically assaulted by suspect Ray Charles Keys “Cowboy” B/M/47 and an unknown Black male at 3600 Spring Avenue.  On February 18, 2017, the victim sought medical attention due to injuries sustained as a result of being assaulted. On February 20, 2017, the victim died from his injuries.  As a result of the investigation, a murder warrant has been issued for Ray Charles Keys. 

Keys is not in custody and currently his whereabouts are unknown.  If anyone has any information on the identity of the second suspect or the whereabouts of Ray Charles Keys, they are encouraged to call 9-1-1 or contact Detective Walton, #8479 at (214) 671-3632 or christopher.walton@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us.

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Ray Charles Keys “Cowboy” B/M/47