A woman was fatally shot early Sunday morning by stray gunfire after a fight broke out at a dance hall in central Oak Cliff, police say.
Officers responded shortly before 3 a.m. to a shooting call in the 4800 block of Village Fair Drive. Dallas Fire-Rescue pronounced the woman dead at the scene.
She was identified as 24-year-old Nikel Perkins, according to the Dallas County medical examiner's office.
Witnesses said a large crowd of people had just left a holiday party at the location when multiple people began shooting at each other in the parking lot, police said.
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Police said Perkins was struck by stray gunfire during the fight and killed.