Homicide on N. Hall Street

Update: September 28, 2021

Update: September 24, 2021

The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating and identifying this person of interest seen in the in the video below.  Anyone with information on the identity and/or whereabouts of this individual is encouraged to contact Detective Scott Sayers at 214-671-3647 or scott.sayers@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case number 170550-2021.  

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On Monday, September 20, 2021, at 2:54 a.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting call at the Flamingo Apartments, located at 3901 N. Hall Street.  Upon arrival, officers found the victim Justin Wayne Thompson, a 30-year old white male, lying on the sidewalk with a gunshot wound. Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and pronounced the victim dead at the scene.

This is an active and ongoing investigation.  Anyone with information is encouraged to contact Detective Scott Sayers at 214-671-3647 or scott.sayers@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case number 170550-2021.  

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

Homicide on E. Ledbetter Drive

 

On Monday, September 20, 2021, at approximately 12:48 a.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting call at the Williams Chicken, located at 2831 E. Ledbetter Drive.  Upon arrival, officers found the victim Lashanda Denise Wilson, a 41-year old Black female, lying on the ground with a gunshot wound.  Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and pronounced her deceased at the scene.

This is an active homicide investigation, and anyone with information is urged to contact Detective Patty Belew at 214-671-3603 or patty.belew@dallascityhall.com.  Please reference case number 170489-2021.

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

Information Wanted on Credit Card Abuse

On September 17, 2021, around 3:05 PM, the pictured individual used the complainant’s credit card, without consent, in an attempted purchase. The individual attempted to make the purchase at the Grand Ave Liquor located at 3026 Al Lipscomb Way. 

If anyone has any information regarding the individual above, please contact Detective Ryan McCarrick, #9090, at ryan.mccarrick@dallascityhall.com or (214) 671-3552. Please refer to case number 168670-2021.

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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Suspect Arrested for Aggravated Assault

 

Updated: September 22, 2021, at 11:10am:

The suspect has been arrested and identified as 41-year-old James Adam Gallaway. 

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On August 15, 2021, at approximately 4:32 p.m., Dallas police responded to a call regarding an unknown White male on a bicycle firing a handgun into a vehicle at 9000 Forest Hills Boulevard.  No one was injured.  Detective Bird is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the shirtless person seen riding this bicycle.  The male has long brown hair.  Anyone with information regarding this offense is encouraged to contact Detective Marc Bird, #9794 of the Assaults Unit at 214-862-3369 or marc.bird@dallascityhall.com Please reference case number 146610-2021.

 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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Sergeant Bridget Wilson-Jones Is Honored By Nancy Lieberman Charities

On Saturday, September 11, 2021, Nancy Lieberman and Nancy Lieberman Charities hosted their 10th Annual Dream Ball Gala at the Omni Frisco Hotel.  At this year’s gala, five first responders from the Dallas/ Fort Worth metroplex were honored for their outstanding and exceptional work in the community over the course of this pandemic.  Amongst those that were honored was Dallas’ very own Sergeant Bridget Wilson-Jones.

Sergeant Wilson-Jones is a 29-year veteran of the Dallas Police Department. She currently oversees the day-to-day operations of the Jubilee Park Storefront where she has served for more than a decade.  She proudly and passionately serves the citizens of Jubilee Park with care to ensure that they have a safe and enjoyable neighborhood to call home.

During the 2021 Texas snowstorm, she put her own needs aside, weathered the storm and personally went door-to-door to make sure the seniors of Jubilee Park had the basic necessities to brave and survive the storm.  For a 92-year-old resident without electricity, heat or food during the storm, she was a saving grace.

Sergeant Wilson-Jones also oversaw a portion of security for the Fair Park Mega Vaccination site which assisted over half a million people to receive the COVID-19 vaccination.  Sergeant Bridget Wilson-Jones, congratulations and thank you!

Arrest Made in Aggravated Assault on McKinney Avenue

On September 13, 2021, at approximately 3:00 a.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting at 2700 McKinney Avenue where a 26-year-old male walking in the area was injured by a stray bullet.  He was transported to an area hospital in stable condition. 

During the course of the investigation, video was obtained that captured the suspect, Damion Williams, a 36-year-old Black male, shooting at a vehicle and strike the victim.  Williams was arrested and placed in jail for aggravated assault.  His bond will be set by a magistrate.  

Anyone with information regarding this offense is encouraged to contact Detective Alex Zabriskie, #10565 at 469-849-3760 or alexander.zabriskie@dallascityhall.comPlease reference case number 165876-2021.

 

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Shooting on Dennis Road

 

On September 12, 2021, at approximately 5:53 p.m., Dallas officers responded to a shooting call in the 10800 block of Dennis Road.  Upon their arrival, they discovered a victim suffering from a gunshot wound.  He was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.  The investigation revealed that an unidentified Latin male suspect wearing black pants, no shirt, white tennis shoes with multiple tattoos shot the victim after a disagreement.  The suspect fled in a white 4-door Nissan Altima with an unidentified person of interest.  Detectives would like to speak with the unknown person of interest wearing gray pants, gray and white striped shirt and black tennis shoes.

Anyone with information regarding their identities is encouraged to contact Detective Claudia Zuniga, #10499 at 214-671-3584 or claudia.zuniga@dallascityhall.com.  Please reference case number 165658-2021.

 

Crime Stoppers

Crimestoppers will pay up to $5000.00 for information called into Crimestoppers which leads to the arrest and indictment for this or other felony crimes. If you have information about this offense and wish to remain anonymous, please call 214-373-TIPS, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Welcome Our Newest K9 Officers!

We would like to welcome three of our newest K9 Officers! Zordon, Pofi, and Brewer completed their training on September 8, 2021. All canines trained in tracking, building searches, narcotics detection, obedience, and apprehension for over 5 months to prepare for street deployment.

Please help us give them a warm welcome!

 

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Four Dallas Officers Receive the Star of Texas Award

Since 2003, The Star of Texas Award has highlighted the men and women first responders who have made the ultimate sacrifice by the giving of their lives or have been seriously injured in the performance of their duties as a first responder.  On September 10, 2021, in Austin, Texas, 46 first responders were honored for their selfless acts of bravery and heroism with The Star of Texas Award presented to them by Governor Gregg Abbott.  Amongst those honored were Dallas’own Officer David Coffie, Senior Corporal James Farmer, Officer Mitchell Penton and Officer Frederick Rubin.  Through their sacrifices, these officers have personified the oath of the law enforcement profession: “To protect and serve.”

On February 18, 2021, Officer David Coffie was seriously injured in the line of duty while responding to a shooting in a residential neighborhood.  Officer Coffie has protected and served the citizens of Dallas for 14 years.

On August 13, 2021, Senior Corporal James Farmer was seriously injured in the line of duty after being struck by a train. Senior Corporal Farmer has protected and served the citizens of Dallas for 16 years.

On February 13, 2021, Officer Mitchell Penton gave his life in the line of duty after being struck by an intoxicated driver while investigating an accident.  Officer Penton protected and served the citizens of Dallas for 2 years.

On February 18, 2021, Officer Frederick Rubin was seriously injured in the line of duty responding to a shooting in a residential neighborhood.  Officer Rubin has protected and served the citizens of Dallas for 32 years.

During his keynote address, Governor Abbott expressed, “As long as we do have people who in service put their lives on the line to save the lives of others and to make the community safer and better, we will always step up and recognize the heroism that is so incredibly unique among our true Texas heroes. To serve as a first responder, is to answer the highest public calling. It means putting yourself between danger and the people that you serve. It requires exceptional courage, dedication and commitment. Our first responders represent the very best of what it means to be a Texan.”  The Dallas Police Department is unified in thought with Governor Abbott as we all celebrate and honor these brave Texas heroes.

 

Critical Missing – Anson Dale Burdine

The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in locating Mr. Anson Dale Burdine. On September 5, 2021, at about 2:30 pm, Mr. was last seen on foot in the 12600 block of Jupiter Road. He may be confused and in need of assistance.  

Mr. Burdine is described as a 57-year-old Black male, 6’0” and 200 pounds. He has brown eyes and black hair. He was last seen wearing white Nike tennis shoes, a blue long-sleeve button-up shirt, and blue jeans.

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

 

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