DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A man in East Oak Cliff hears a knock at his door, answers, and is shot in the chest.
Dallas police are investigating the bizarre incident that happened at the Volara Apartments in the 3500 block of East Overton Road, just west of Interstate-45.READ MORE: 11-Year-Old Fatally Shot By Child Who Found Gun In Vehicle At Dallas Walmart, Police Say
A woman placed an emergency call just before 1:00 a.m. saying that her friend had been shot.READ MORE: Tony Evans Jr., Lancaster Football Player And University Of Wyoming Recruit, Killed In Shooting At Dallas Hotel
The victim, who has not been identified, was critically wounded after being shot twice. He was taken to a local hospital in very critical condition and was pronounced dead hours later.
The shooter ran from the scene.MORE NEWS: Ramsey Clark, Dallas Native And Former US Attorney General, Dies At 93
Investigators have given no information about the suspect or what may have motivated the person to open fire.