Information Needed In Capital Murder Investigation – 9205 Skillman Street

On Monday, August 19, 2019, at approximately 12:12 a.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting call at 9205 Skillman Street.  Upon arrival, officers found the victim, Gerald Wayne Harris, a 59-year old Black male, lying on the ground in a shopping center parking lot with a gunshot wound.  Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and transported the victim to an area hospital where he died from his injuries. 

The Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit is asking for the public’s assistance regarding this capital murder and is encouraging anyone with information to contact Detective Derick Chaney at 214-671-3650 or via email:  derick.chaney@dallascityhall.com.  Please refer to case no. 167876-2019.

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 Person – Edward Jordan

 

UPDATE 8/18/2019 at 9:00 p.m.:  Mr. Jordan has been located and is safe.

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The Dallas Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Critical Missing Person Edward Jordan.  On August 18, 2019, at around 9:00 a.m., Mr. Jordan was last seen on foot in the 4600 block of Bonnie View Road. Mr. Jordan may be confused and in need of assistance.

Mr. Jordan is described as a 73-year-old Black male with gray hair and brown eyes.  He is approximately 6’01” tall and weighs about 155 pounds.  He was last seen wearing orange button-up shirt, black jeans, and a denim baseball cap.

If anyone knows the whereabouts or have seen Mr. Jordan, please call 911 or the Dallas Police Department’s Missing Persons Unit at (214) 671-4268.

Social Media Post and Downtown

The Dallas Police Department is aware of a social media post warning the public of possible violence in the downtown area. All social media postings are being monitored by the Fusion Center. Out of an abundance of caution, additional officers are patrolling the area. The veracity of these posts has not been confirmed at this time. The public is encouraged to be vigilant while enjoying the activities this great city has to offer.

Critical Missing Person – Douglas Lawson

UPDATE 8/17/2019 at 1:52 p.m.: Mr. Lawson has been located at his residence and is safe.

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The Dallas Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Critical Missing Person Douglas Lawson. On August 16, 2019, at about 9:30 a.m., Mr. Lawson was last seen in the 8500 block of Thackery Street. He may be in need of assistance.

Mr. Lawson is described as a 83-year-old White male with white hair and blue eyes. He is approximately 6’0” tall and weighs about 165 pounds. Mr. Lawson could possibly be driving a silver 2017 Lexus sedan with TX license plate JBZ8693.  He was last seen wearing a dark colored shirt and gray pants.
If anyone knows Mr. Lawson whereabouts or have seen him, please call the Dallas Police Department at 911 or the Missing Persons Unit at (214) 671-4268.

Information Needed in the Homicide Investigation of 4018 Urban Avenue

Update August 23, 2019 at 7:30 p.m.

On August 23, 2019, William Walker, a 34-year-old black male, was arrested for the murders of Mark Noriega and Dominic Cortez on August 15, 2019 at 4018 Urban Ave. Dangelo Johns, a 22-year-old male, was his accomplice and was previously arrested on August 18, 2019. The suspects were both transported to Dallas Police Headquarters, where they were interviewed by a detective and provided a statement. They have both been transported to Lew Sterrett Jail and charged with capital murder. Their bond will be set by a Dallas County Magistrate.


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 On August 15, 2019, at 2:45 p.m., two unknown suspects, who are pictured above, entered the back door of the game room located at 4018 Urban Ave., Dallas, Texas.  After a brief struggle, the victims sustained gunshot wounds and died from their injuries.  The Dallas Police Department needs the public’s assistance with identifying the two suspects.  Please contact Detective Christine Ramirez at 214-681-3173 or 214-671-3668 with any information.  Please refer to Dallas Police Case number 165401-2019.  

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.

Critical Missing Person – Manuel Chavez

Updated on August 16, 2019 at 4:45 p.m., Manuel Chazez has been located and is safe.

 

The Dallas Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating Critical Missing Person Manuel Conception Chavez.  On August 13, 2019, at about 10:40 a.m., Mr. Chavez was last seen in the 2800 block of Fort Worth Avenue.  He may be a danger to himself. 

Mr. Chavez is described as a 27-year-old Latin male with black hair and brown eyes.  He is approximately 5’09” tall and weighs about 160 pounds.  He has a star tattoo near his left eye and is driving a 2007 orange Chevy Avalanche, TX tag LNH2342.  His clothing description is unknown.

If anyone knows Mr. Chavez’ whereabouts or have seen him, please call the Dallas Police Department at 911 or the Missing Persons Unit at (214) 671-4268.

Double Homicide on Urban Avenue

On August 15, 2019, at approximately 2:45 p.m., Dallas officers responded to a shooting call at a gambling location in the 4000 block of Urban Avenue.  When the officers arrived, they found two male victims shot inside.  One of the adult male victims was pronounced deceased at the scene by Dallas Fire and Rescue while the second adult male victim was transported to an area hospital.  The second victim was pronounced deceased after arriving at the hospital.

According to witnesses, multiple male suspects entered the gambling location armed with weapons.  Once inside, there was a shootout between the suspects and at least one individual inside, resulting in the two victims being shot.  There were additional patrons inside that were not injured.  The suspects fled the location in a 4 door vehicle.  This remains an active investigation that will be documented on Case Number 165401-2019.