Homicide Investigation at 2702 Martin Luther King Boulevard

On June 2, 2019, at 9:37 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a shooting call at the car wash located at 2702 Martin Luther King Blvd. Upon arrival, they located four total gunshot victims, all of which were transported to Baylor Hospital by Dallas Fire and Rescue. One of the victims, a 56-year-old black female, was pronounced deceased at the hospital. The others all sustained non-life-threatening injuries and are stable.

Dallas Police are asking that anyone with information regarding this incident contact Detective Gilmore with the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit at (214) 671-3608, or david.gilmore@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case #110763-2019.

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, 7 days a week.

Critical Missing Person Miner Carell – 74 Years Old

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

On May 31, 2019, at about 7:00 a.m., Mr. Carell walked out of his home in the 2300 block of  Keeler Street. Mr. Carell is a Black male, 74 years old. He is 5’3’’ weighs 122 lbs, with grey hair and brown eyes. Mr. Carell was last seen wearing a black shirt and blue scrubs with black and white shoes. Mr. Carell has an enlarged left leg and suffers from dementia. The posted photo is the only image we have available.

We ask that anyone with information regarding Miner Carell to please call 911 or the Dallas Police Department at (214) 671-4268.

Homicide Investigation at the 2300 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard

On May 31, 2019, at approximately 3:25 a.m., the victim, Lemondo Simmons, a 46-year-old black male, was shot and killed in the parking lot of the Cliff’s Check Cashing store located at 2310 Martin Luther King Jr Boulevard by an unknown suspect. Dallas Police responded to call for police at the location regarding a shooting and Dallas Fire and Rescue pronounced the victim deceased.

Dallas Police are asking that anyone with information regarding this incident contact Det. Serra with the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit at (214) 671-4320, or frank.serra@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case #108637-2019.

 

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, 7 days a week.

Homicide Investigation at the 8400 block of La Prada Drive

On Thursday May 30, 2019 at approximately 6:54 p.m., Dallas police responded to a shooting call at the Villa Bonita Apartments located at 8441 La Prada Drive.  The victim, Joshua Ford, a Black male 27-years-old, was shot during an altercation with an unknown male.  He died from his injuries at the scene.  Anyone with information regarding this incident is encouraged to contact Detective Derick Chaney, #7830 at (214) 283-4804 or derick.chaney@dallascityhall.com.  Please refer to report #108390-2019.   

Crime Stoppers Reward Information

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000.00 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.

Homicide Investigation at 3000 block of Park Row Avenue

On May 30, 2019, at approximately 11:55 p.m., Dallas Police responded to 3011 Park Row Avenue, Eban Village apartments, in regards to a shooting. During the course of the investigation, it was determined that the victim, Michael Rodriguez, a 17-year-old Latin male, was shot while sitting in his vehicle at the location. The victim was taken to an area hospital by private conveyance, where he was pronounced deceased.

Dallas Police are asking that anyone with information regarding this incident contact Detective Valdez with the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit at (214) 671-3623, or john.valdez@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case #108558-2019.

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, 7 days a week.

Critical Missing Person James Cole – 83 Years Old

Update may 31, 2019

Mr. Cole has been safely located and was released back into the custody of his family.

On May 30, 2019, at about 3:00 p.m., James Cole was last seen on foot in the 200 block of Forsythe Drive. Mr Cole is a Black male, 83 years old, weighs 170 pounds with grey/black hair and brown eyes. He was last seen wearing a green striped shirt, blue jeans, and blue shoes. Mr. Cole may be disoriented and could be in need of assistance.

If you see James Cole please call 911 or the Dallas Police Department at 214-671-4268 or 214-671-4255.

Assistance Needed in Road Rage Investigation

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On May 24, 2019, at about 10:30 a.m., the suspect vehicle, a newer model black Chevrolet Tahoe with a lift kit, black wheels, dark tint, and a roof rack was involved in a road rage incident in the 11300 block of LBJ Freeway. The victim exited the freeway and the suspect pulled up next to the victim’s vehicle and shot the victim multiple times. The suspect is an unknown black male, approximately 30 years old with an afro hairstyle and a bright orange colored beard.

If anyone has any information that can lead to the identity of the suspect, please contact Detective M. Bailey, #9511 at 214-671-3621, or by email at meghan.bailey@dpd.ci.dallas.tx.us.

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 James Ayers – 80 Years Old

UPDATE 5/29/19 @ 8:38 a.m: Mr. Ayers has been located.

The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance to help locate a critical missing 80 year old male.

On May 28, 2019, at about 7:45 p.m., James Ayers was last seen in the 1400 block of  North Beckley Avenue.  James Ayers is a Black male 80 years old.  He is 5’9’, weighs 130 lbs with grey hair and brown eyes. Mr. Ayers was last seen wearing a black hoodie, blue plaid pajama pants, and a white hospital bracelet. He also has a bandaged right eyebrow. James Ayers may be a danger to himself.

Anyone with information regarding James Ayers are asked to call the Police Department at 911 or (214) 671-4268. 

Officer Involved Shooting – 7500 C.F. Hawn Freeway

At approximately ‪7:54 p.m., officers responded to a call with a suspect inside a business in the 7500 block of CF Hawn Freeway brandishing a weapon. When the officers arrived, the suspect ran outside the business and lodged himself underneath a vehicle.  Responding officers gave verbal commands for the suspect to surrender; however he refused.  The officers deployed a taser on the suspect, but it had no apparent effect.  The suspect, while still underneath the vehicle and armed, turned toward the officers with the weapon in his hand.  One of the officers discharged his duty weapon, but did not strike the suspect. The suspect was subsequently apprehended and transported to an area hospital for a medical condition.  

At this time, the suspect remains hospitalized in unknown condition. There were no officers or citizens injured during this incident.  The suspect is expected to be charged with one count of aggravated assault and one count of aggravated assault on a public servant. This investigation will be documented on Case Number 106952-2019.

Homicide at 6003 Abrams Road

On May 28, 2019, at approximately 2:55 a.m., officers responded to a call for police at 6003 Abrams Road, The Hive Apartments, regarding an unconscious black male in his 20s lying in the parking lot.  Dallas Fire and Rescue arrived at the location and pronounced the victim deceased from homicidal violence. The Dallas County Medical Examiner responded to the location and collected the body of the victim for autopsy. The victim has not yet been positively identified.

Dallas Police are asking that anyone with information regarding this incident contact Det. Grubbs with the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit at (214) 671-3675, or david.grubbsjr@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case #106310-2019.

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, 7 days a week.

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