of you are requesting information regarding a social media post listing
offenses that occurred in the Oak Lawn area. Below you will see what was posted
on social media, followed by our findings.
1) On 5/5 three individuals were attacked at Throckmorton and
Cedar Springs. One of the victims was robbed and hospitalized.
incident was not a robbery. On May 5, 2018, at about 7:38 p.m., officers were
flagged down regarding a White male passed out at the corner of Cedar Springs
and Throckmorton. Dallas Fire Rescue Unit responded. The male refused treatment
and walked away. This is documented on case number 095312-2018.
Late 5/6 a male was attacked by a white male
with dark hair while walking back to their vehicle on Cedar Springs. The victim
May 6, 2018, the victim was assaulted by three individuals in the 3900 block of
Cedar Springs Road at about 1:30 a.m. The victim left the offense location and
called to report the offense from his residence at 6:00 a.m. The victim
refused treatment. One suspect is known to the victim. This Aggravated Assault
offense is documented on case number 095670-2018. The investigation is ongoing.
On 5/8 two black males (one described as
6ft2, medium fit build, black jeans and black button up shirt) driving a black
Honda Civic coupe robbed an individual at Tin Room at gunpoint.
May, 8, 2018, at about 10:36 p.m., officers responded to a call for police
regarding a robbery in progress in the 2500 block of Hudnall Street. The
victims were walking to their vehicle when they were robbed at gunpoint. The
suspect fled the area on foot. The offense is documented on case number
On 5/8 the same two individuals robbed another person at Marty's Live at
gunpoint and allegedly discharged a firearm.
May 9, 2018, at about 1:00 am, officers were dispatched to the 4200 block of
Maple Avenue regarding a robbery. Upon arrival, there was no complainant on the
scene, therefore, no report was made at this time.
encourage anyone who has been a victim of crime to please come forward and
report all offenses to the Dallas Police Department.