DALLAS — Dallas police have named Manuel Edgar Perez as a person of interest in the murder of a pregnant woman and her unborn child.
Elena P. Reyna, 31, was found critically injured on March 2 in the 7800 block of Elam Road. She was five-and-a-half months pregnant, and doctors were unable to save the fetus.
Reyna died on Monday morning.
Police said a witness saw a man standing next to the victim before fleeing in a red Dodge pickup truck.
Detectives are seeking Perez, 28, for questioning. He has a red 2001 Dodge Ram extended cab pickup truck with Texas license plates 20C-YV4.
Perez is described as 5'-8", 160 lbs. with a black hair, brown eyes and a light goatee.
Contact Dallas police at 214-671-3661 or Crime Stoppers at 214-373-TIPS if you have any information about Manuel Perez or this crime.
There is a $5,000 reward for information leading to an arrest and indictment in this case.
The Dallas Morning News contributed to this report.