Dallas Police Arrest Man Accused Of Murder

DALLAS (CBSDFW) – Dallas Police arrested a man wanted in connection with a murder on Tuesday evening.

Authorities say 48-year-old Patrick Washington has been taken into custody for the murder of 56-year-old Sergio Benavides.

Police responded to a shooting call in the 4300 block of Live Oak Street at around 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday. When officers arrived, they found Benavides suffering from a stab wound in the parking lot.

Benavides was transported to an area hospital where he died from his injuries.

Washington is being held on an unrelated charge and a murder charge.

His bond has been set at $500,000.

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