Christmas day shooting leaves one laying in the middle of the street dead, Dallas Police say

On Friday, December 25, 2020, at approximately 2:00 p.m., patrol officers responded to a shooting call at the intersection of Copeland Street and Gay Street. Upon arrival, they located the complainant, 35-year-old Bobby Johnson laying in the street with multiple gunshot wounds. Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and transported the complainant to a local area hospital where he was pronounced deceased. 

Dallas Police are asking anyone with any additional information regarding this incident to contact Detective Kimberly Mayfield #6978 with the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit at 214-671-3646 or via email:  Please refer to case number 229700-2020.


Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at:  (214)373-TIPS, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.