DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) — The Dallas Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance identifying the suspect responsible for shooting and injuring a transgender female Friday night.
The incident — which police are calling a hate crime — occurred just after 11 p.m. Sept. 20, at 11000 Dennis Rd. in northwest Dallas. The victim told officers the suspect pulled alongside her in his vehicle, yelled several slurs and hit her multiple times in the chest and arm.READ MORE: Waxahachie Dad Shielded 5-Year-Old Daughter From Tornado Monday Night
The suspect is described as a Latin male, who was seen driving a late model 4-door Chevrolet truck with large aftermarket rims.READ MORE: Texas Senate Passes Constitutional Carry Bill
Anyone with information on the suspect or incident is asked to contact Det. Yeric at 214-283-4803.MORE NEWS: 15-Year-Old In Custody For Shooting 17-Year-Old In Garland