The Dallas Morning News

Suspect arrested in fatal shooting of man

- Catherine Marfin

A 24-year-old man was shot to death early Wednesday in east Oak Cliff, and a suspect is in custody, Dallas police say.

Officers responded to a shooting call around 3:30 a.m. in the 1200 block of Strickland Street, near Morrell Avenue and South Denley Drive. Witnesses told police that a man shot the victim, identified as Robert Lynn Taylor, multiple times.

Taylor was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead, police said.

The suspect, 37-year-old Tai Artis Brown Stein, was arrested at the scene and faces a murder charge, police said. His bail had not been set.

Police said they do not know the motive for the shooting.

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