MESQUITE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Mesquite police are searching for a suspect who shot and killed a 50-year-old man during a robbery attempt Thursday evening.

Police say officers responded to a shooting in the 2600 block of Larchmont Drive at around 6 p.m. When they arrived, they found Raul Garcia-Torres in the driveway of the home with a gunshot wound.

The 50-year-old was transported to a hospital where he later died from his injuries. According to preliminary investigation, police say the victim was shot during a robbery attempt.

Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a man in connection to the shooting death. He is described as having a thin build and was wearing a Lucille Ball sweatshirt.

Anyone with information is asked to call Mesquite police at 972.285.6336 or Crime Stoppers at 214.373.8477.

Comments (3)
  1. Deborah Long says:

    His family know him. Turn him in. Make this right.

  2. Mary Higginbotham says:

    how did they get this photo of him if it’s a random dude walking up to a guy in the neighborhood robbing someone…this photo looks like it’s taken at a walmart surveillance… sooo… yea there’s that… ????

    1. Don Roberson says:

      You’re not too bright, are you?

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