Dallas police introduced Thursday afternoon that they’ve made an arrest in Monday’s theft and homicide of a 27-yr-previous lady at a Greenback Common in East Oak Cliff. A but-to-be recognized 15-yr-previous is in police custody for allegedly killing Gabrielle Simmons, a mom of six.
On Monday night time, a suspect police now consider is the 15-yr-previous walked into the shop with a handgun, demanding money. As recorded on the surveillance video, Simmons opened her register and handed over the money earlier than the robber photographs her within the chest and ran out of the shop. Simmons later died at Baylor College Medical Middle.
Malik Aziz, deputy police chief, gave few particulars concerning the suspect Thursday afternoon, revealing solely that his arrest by the North Texas Fugitive Process Drive went off and not using a hitch and that the Dallas Police Division has had earlier contact with the suspect relating to a home violence incident. Police situated the suspect by way of ideas gathered after police launched surveillance video to the general public.
Police haven’t a discovered a second man — seen operating away from the Greenback Common with the shooter after the capturing in a video launched Thursday — and are not positive whether or not he’s a suspect, Aziz stated.
“We will ensure that we … look underneath every little thing and make it possible for we get anyone who was concerned on this,” Aziz stated. “We’ll discover out.”
The 15-yr-previous suspect is in custody on the Dallas Police Division’s youth division. Police have charged him with capital homicide.