In an incident that unfolded on the morning of October 17, 2023, Balch Springs Police Officers responded to a 911 call concerning an unresponsive male near Gray Elementary in the city of Balch Springs.
At approximately 7:41 A.M., the Balch Springs Police Department, along with firefighters and medical personnel, arrived at the scene. They discovered an African American male lying on the ground in a grassy area adjacent to the school building.
Despite swift efforts to provide emergency assistance, it was determined that the young male had passed away. Balch Springs Police Detectives were subsequently informed and arrived to initiate an investigation.
The deceased individual has been identified as a juvenile who was not enrolled as a student at Gray Elementary.
The investigation will be ongoing and if anyone has information regarding this incident, please contact the Balch Springs Police Department Criminal Investigations at 972-557-6020.
Report Number - 23-102226