Dallas police have arrested a teenager suspected of killing a 16-year-old girl whose body was found Tuesday morning in a creek near Fair Park.
Police said the body of 16-year-old Jackeline Veloz was found at about 7:50 a.m. near the intersection of Scyene Road and Hatcher Street.
Investigators determined that Veloz's death was caused by homicide, and they interviewed several witnesses, including the teen's boyfriend.
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Based on the interviews, a 16-year-old male was arrested in Veloz's death, but a motive in the death remains unknown, police said.
Police said the relationship between the victim and suspect is under investigation.
Unrelated to the homicide investigation, police arrested a witness in the case, 19-year-old Pablo Pedraza, for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and burglary of a motor vehicle.