At 11:25 a.m. on Monday, the Dallas Police Department responded to a call of an injured child.
Officers arrived to the home located in the 2800 block of Silkwood Street with Dallas Fire and Rescue en route. Inside the residence first responders located a 5-year-old boy dead. The little boy’s body showed significant signs of trauma.
Witnesses were taken to the Child Advocacy Center for questioning as part of the investigation.
Dallas Police Department’s Child Abuse Unit will be leading the case.