Dallas Murder Investigation on Cockrell Hill Road


On March 22, 2016, at approximately 1:30 a.m. CT, officers from the Dallas Police Department (DPD) responded to a shooting call in the 2700 block of S. Cockrell Hill Road. Upon arrival, officers found two victims shot. One victim was deceased in a vehicle and the other was found lying in the parking lot. He was transported to a local hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Witness statements led detectives to an apartment that appears to be connected to these murders where illegal narcotics were confiscated. Police are still working on identifying the victims and will release the names when they have been positively identified and next of kin notifications have been made.

Detectives are currently following up and working to identify additional witnesses as well as gather more information. Anyone with information related to these murders is asked to call the Dallas Police Department. Homicide detectives can be reached at (214)-671-3584. Callers who wish to remain anonymous may call Crime Stoppers at (214)-373-TIPS (8477).

Sr. Corporal Debra Webb, #9576
Public Information Officer
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