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Investigation underway after man shot and killed while in his vehicle on C F Hawn Freeway, police say

Crime Stoppers is offering up $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest and indictment. They can be reached anytime at 214-373-8477.
Credit: TxDOT

DALLAS — Updated at 2:07 p.m. with the name of the man who was killed. 

The westbound lanes of U.S. 175 have reopened after they were closed Tuesday morning at 2nd Avenue due to an ongoing police investigation. 

Around 6:30 a.m., officers responded to a shooting call at C F Hawn Freeway near the Bruton Road exit. When they arrived they found 24-year-old David Alexander Perez inside his vehicle with a gunshot wound. 

Medics transported Perez to a nearby hospital where he later died. Authorities said the investigation is ongoing and the motive is unknown at this time.

Anyone with information regarding this investigation to contact Det. Chad Murphy at 214-283-4934 or via email at chad.murphy@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case No. 035572-2021. 

Crime Stoppers is also offering up $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest and indictment. They can be reached anytime at 214-373-8477.