Juvenile Girl Charged With Capital Murder in Fatal Shooting - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Juvenile Girl Charged With Capital Murder in Fatal Shooting

Dallas police are looking for accomplices in shooting, robbery



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    A juvenile has been arrested and charged with capital murder after a fatal shooting of an unidentified male in Dallas Sunday morning.

    Investigators said Sunday officers were called to a shooting on the 3100 block of Valley Meadow Drive at about 10:45 a.m. where they found a Latin man in an apartment complex parking lot suffering from an apparent gunshot wound. The man, whose name has not yet been released, was taken to a nearby hospital where he later died.

    Dallas police said Monday they'd taken a juvenile suspect into custody and that she refused to give a statement to investigators. The girl, whose name will not be released due to her age, was taken before a judge before being transferred to the Henry Wade Juvenile Justice Center and charged.

    Police told NBC 5 the charge of capital murder was applied because there may have been items taken during the fatal shooting, elevating the charge from murder to capital murder.

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    Detectives believe there were other individuals involved in this incident. Anyone with additional information is urged to contact Detective Montenegro at 214-671-3624 or e.montenegro@dallascityhall.com.

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