DALLAS Police said a man was shot and killed in Northwest Dallas Saturday evening.

The gunfire broke out in the 9700 block of Abernathy Avenue in Dallas, next door to DART's Nortwest Rail Operating Facility.

The victim, identified as 27-year-old Jose Esquivel, was taken to Parkland Memorial Hospital, where he was later pronounced dead.

EDITOR'S NOTE: The original version of this story was based on initial police reports that indicated the victim was a female.

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