Occupant shoots 24-year-old driver, causing car to veer off and crash into a south Dallas house

Dallas police officers responded to a shooting overnight in the 1500 block of Brook Valley Lane. This location is in the Wolf Creek neighborhood of south Dallas.

During the investigation, it was revealed that a 24-year-old male driver was driving a vehicle with a juvenile witness and 27-year-old occupant. The 27-year-old male pulled out a gun from the back seat and shot the driver. The driver was wounded, causing the vehicle to veer off the roadway and strike a house.

The victim was transported to Methodist central hospital and pronounced deceased. No one else sustained any injuries.

The 27-year-old suspect was charged with murder and transported to jail.