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Dallas shooting on Saturday fatal for one person, Dallas PD says

Dallas, Texas – In a coordinated operation, officers from the Dallas Police Department are actively pursuing unidentified suspects in connection with a fatal shooting incident in Dallas that transpired on Saturday evening.

The fatal Dallas shooting incident took place on Preston Road

Responding to urgent calls for assistance, law enforcement personnel arrived on the scene at approximately 8:20 p.m. The locus of this event was pinpointed to be the 13700 block of Preston Road.

Upon their arrival, the officers encountered a male individual, inside of a vehicle, who had sustained a critical gunshot injury. Despite immediate medical intervention, the unidentified man succumbed to his wound, thereby intensifying the imperative for a swift resolution to this distressing case.

Dallas PD didn’t immediately provide more details about the shooting

As part of the ongoing investigation, the Office of the Medical Examiner is working to ascertain the identity of the deceased, even as forensic evidence is compiled and assessed.

At present, details remain scant. However, the Dallas Police Department has officially cataloged this incident under case number 154176-2023, elucidating the urgency with which the matter is being addressed.

Authorities are appealing to the public for any pertinent information. Detective Patty Belew is designated as the primary point of contact for this investigation. Individuals possessing relevant details are urged to reach out either by dialing 214-671-3584 or by dispatching an email to [email protected].

Crime Stoppers are offering $5,000 for information regarding the Preston Road shooting

It is noteworthy that Crime Stoppers has pledged a monetary reward, to the tune of $5,000, for information relayed to their hotline that culminates in an arrest and formal indictment of the suspect or suspects involved in this felony, or any other felonious activities.

The organization’s lines are operational around the clock, accessible seven days a week at 214-373-TIPS (8477).

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