Critical Missing Person – Joseph Mantsch

UPDATE 10/15/2019 at 1:00 a.m.: Critical Missing Person Joseph Mantsch has been located and is safe.

The Dallas Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Critical Missing Person Joseph Christopher Mantsch.  On October 14, 2019, at about 8:00 p.m., Mr. Mantsch was last seen on foot in the 13000 block of Goldmark Drive.  He may be a danger to himself or others.

Mr. Mantsch is described as a White male 21-years-old. He is 6’00” tall and weighs about 200 pounds with brown hair and hazel eyes.  Mr. Mantsch was last seen wearing a gray cowboys beanie, prescription glasses, orange sweatshirt and gray sweat pants.

If you have seen Mr. Mantsch or know his whereabouts, please contact the police department at 911 or the Dallas Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit at (214) 671-4268.

Narcos Make Drug Bust on Lea Crest Drive

The Narcotics Unit is at it again. Detectives received a complaint regarding drugs being sold at 2633 Lea Crest Drive.  Undercover detectives began investigating the location to determine the validity of the complainant. Once it was determined that drugs were being sold at the location, detectives obtained a search warrant.

On October 9, 2019, at about 6:00 p.m., Narcotics detectives and uniformed officers executed the search warrant at 2633 Lea Crest Drive and had the following results:

Arrests and Seizures

  • 2 Arrests
  • 4689.8 Grams of Marijuana
  • 50 THC Cartridges
  • 1- Palmetto rifle with scope
  • 1- Glock 9mm (recovered stolen)
  • 1- Smith and Wesson 9mm

This incident is documented on case number 205834-2019

Critical Missing Person Isabelle Rocha.

Updated on October 9, 2019 at 2:30 p.m., Ms. Rocha has been located and is safe.

Rocha

The Dallas police department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating critical missing person Isabelle Rocha. 

On October 4, 2019 at about 2:00 p.m., Ms. Rocha was last seen on foot, wearing blue jeans and a blue blouse in the 1600 block of Mountain Lake Rd. On October 9, 2019, Ms. Rocha made statements of harming herself and may be a danger to herself and others. Isabella Rocha is described as a White female, 47 years old, 5’01” tall, 130 pounds with brown hair and brown eyes.

Persons with information are asked to call the police department at 911 or (214) 671-4268.     

Critical Missing Person: Ravaugn Pringle

Updated Post: October 09, 2019 @ 10:20 a.m. 

Ms. Pringle has been located. 

Original Post:

The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating critical missing person Ravaugn Pringle.

On October 08, 2019 at about 8:30 p.m., Ms. Pringle was last seen on foot at the 8800 block of Fair Oaks Crossing, Dallas, TX traveling in an unknown direction. Ms. Pringle is described as a Black female, 20 years old, 5‘09“ tall, weighing 220 pounds, with black hair and hazel eyes. Ms. Pringle was last seen wear a red shirt, black sweat pants, a rose tattoo on her left hand, and may be a danger to herself or others.

Persons with information are asked to call the Police Department at 911 or (214) 671-4268.

Shooting Incident on Knox Street

On October 8, 2019, at approximately 2:30 a.m., Dallas officers responded to a shooting call Involving a security officer at a business located in the 3100 block of Knox Street. When officers arrived, they met with the security officer, who is a retired Dallas Police Officer, and witness who stated that a suspect entered the rear of the business armed with an assault rifle and wearing body armor In an attempt to commit a robbery. The suspect, described as an adult Black male, attempted to disarm the security officer but was unsuccessful. The security officer was able to pull his weapon and fired multiple times striking the suspect. The suspect ran for a short distance and collapsed in the rear alley. The responding officers administered aid to the suspect prior to his transport to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased. 

Because this incident involves a security officer, the Dallas Police Department’s Special Investigations Unit is conducting the investigation. This incident will be documented on case number 204839-2019.

Information Needed in the Homicide Investigation at 5209 S. Lamar Street

On September 25, 2019, an unknown black male person of interest was present during a capital murder at 5209. S Lamar Street, Café Delicious.

Anyone with information regarding his identity is asked to call Detective F. Serra, #10031, at 214-671-4320 or by email at frank.serra@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us.

 

Crime Stoppers 
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 (8477), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Felony Gas Theft on Stemmons Freeway

On September 29, 2019, the pictured suspects entered the Shell Gas Station on Stemmons Freeway and asked for $5 worth of gas.  They then went to the pump, pried open the front panel and disabled the manual shut off switch, thus allowing them to steal $3,550.00 worth of gas by having a line of cars waiting to fill up. The suspects are in a white Chrysler 300 and a blue Chevy Camaro with two white stripes on the trunk. 

Anyone with information on this case, or these suspects, please contact Detective K.D. Janse #6679 at (214)671-8066.  This incident is documented on case number 199449-2019.

 

 

A Message From Chief Hall Regarding Joshua Brown’s Murder

Today at approximately 12 p.m., the Dallas County Medical Examiner confirmed the identity of Joshua Brown to the Dallas Police Department. Brown, a witness in the Amber Guyger trial was shot and killed Friday, Oct. 4 in the 4600 block of Cedar Springs Road. There are no suspects or motives at this time. We are committed to solving this case and will work diligently to apprehend the individuals responsible for Brown’s death.  

Homicide On Cedar Springs Road

Update on October 8, 2019 at 10:07 p.m.,

Michael Mitchell captured in Marksville, LA by US Marshalls

Update on October 8, 2019 at 2:40 p.m.,

Press conference updating Homicide Investigation on Cedar Springs Road.

On Friday, October 4, 2019, at approximately 10:37 p.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting call at the ATERA apartments located at 4606 Cedar Springs Road.  Upon arrival, officers were flagged down by several witnesses directing them to the victim’s location.  The victim, Joshua Xavier Brown, a 28-year old black male, was found lying on the ground in the apartment parking lot with multiple gunshot wounds to his lower body. Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and transported the victim to an area hospital, where he died from his injuries.  Witnesses reported seeing a silver four-door sedan leaving the parking lot at a high rate of speed.  The victim was positively identified by the Medical Examiner this morning and next of kin notification was made shortly thereafter. 

The Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit is asking for the public’s assistance regarding this murder and is encouraging anyone with information to contact Detective Jacob White at 214-671-3690 or via email:  jacob.white@dallascityhall.com.  Please refer to case no. 202433-2019.

CRIME STOPPERS

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 (8477), 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Critical Missing Albert Galaviz

The Dallas Police Department is asking  the public’s assistance to help locate a critical missing male.

On October 6, 2019, Albert Galaviz was last seen in the 4000 block of Windhaven Lane. Mr. Galaviz was last seen wearing a black shirt and dark gray pants. He is a Latin male 22 years old, 5’4″, 130lbs, with brown hair and brown eyes. Mr. Galaviz may be a danger to himself or others.

If you see Albert Galaviz please call 9-1-1 or the Dallas Police Department at (214) 671-4268.