Man shot dead in neighborhood near Fair Park

The Dallas Police Department responded to a shooting earlier this afternoon around 3:00PM in the 3100 block of McDermott Ave. The location is blocks away from Fair Park in south Dallas.

When officers arrived on the scene, they located a male with a gunshot wound. Dallas Fire Rescue Responded and pronounced the victim deceased on the

Police say witnesses spotted a black male in his late 20’s flee the location on foot. He was wearing a gray t-shirts and blue jeans with a black backpack.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Homicide division at 214-671-4310.