Missing North Dallas man found dead in woods; homicide unit investigating

The Dallas Police Department was called to a wooded area near Paul Quinn College yesterday (Thursday) at around 12:30pm after a survey crew working in the area found human remains.

The scene was secured while members of the Dallas County Medical Examiner’s Office retrieved possession of the body. The office has positively identified James Alan White as the deceased.

Mr. White was last seen leaving the LA Fitness in Uptown Dallas early in the morning of October 22, 2020. His Porsche SUV was recovered a week later near the intersection of Bonnie View Road and Simpson Stuart Road, not far from where his remains were located yesterday.

The investigation remains active and ongoing, and the Homicide Unit is asking for anyone with information regarding Mr. White’s case to contact Detective Eric Barnes at (214) 283-4818 or eric.barnes@dallascityhall.com. Please reference case number 188623-2020.

A private fund is offering a $10,000 reward for information regarding Mr. James Alan White’s case.