DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – It was just before 9:00 p.m. on August 15 when Dallas police were called out to a deadly shooting in the 2700 block of Vilbig Street.

When officers arrived they found an adult male lying in the middle of the street with multiple gunshot wounds. Dallas Fire-Rescue responded and pronounced the victim dead at the scene.

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Officials won’t release the identity until after the Dallas County Medical Examiner’s office confirms his identity and the next of kin has been notified.

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The motive and circumstances surrounding the murder is under investigation. Dallas police are asking anyone who has information about the shooting to contact Detective Abel Lopez at 214-671-3676 or send an email to abel.lopez@dallascityhall.com.

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Crime Stoppers is also offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information that leads to an arrest and indictment in the case. Call Crime Stoppers at 214-373-TIPS (8477), 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

CBSDFW.com Staff