Police have arrested a 24-year-old man on murder charges in connection with a fatal south Dallas shooting.
Flanked by the detectives who worked the case, Dallas Police Chief David Brown spoke about the arrest of Van Dralan Dixson accused of being the city’s most notorious serial rapist in recent history.
Serial rape suspect Van Dralan Dixson, 38, remains in police custody in Louisiana on a 5-million dollar bond. Dixson’s extradition hearing, which will allow him to be brought from Baton Rouge back to Dallas, could happen as early as Thursday morning.
The hunt for an accused serial rapist, who police say terrorized women in South Dallas for nearly three months is over.
Dallas police said serial rape suspect Van Dixson has now been linked by DNA tests to four of the nine South Dallas sexual assault cases.
Alan Mason feels he was used by the Dallas Police Department.
A man suspected in a string of rapes in South Dallas remains at large and his neighbors say he’d been hiding in plain sight until just a few days ago.
Dallas police have confirmed that laboratory results from evidence submitted for one of the nine sex assault offenses provided a positive DNA match for a suspect.
Police in Dallas confirm to CBS 11 News that there was a sexual assault in South Dallas early Saturday morning.
“I really want this person to be caught ‘cause I can’t sleep, I can’t eat, I have nightmares,” said the ninth victim of a serial rapist who has victimized unsuspecting women since June in a South Dallas neighborhood near Fair Park.
A community meeting between police and residents of a south Dallas neighborhood where a serial rapist is preying upon women turned confrontational Thursday evening.
Dallas Police late Thursday identified a person of interest they are seeking as part of their investigation into a series of rapes in South Dallas.