DALLAS, Texas — The Dallas Police Department is seeking the public's assistance identifying a vehicle in a homicide investigation.

At approximately 9:40 p.m., Thursday, May 21, 2020, officers responded to a call involving a man being shot in the parking lot of the Ridgecrest Apartments on the 500 block of Cold Town Lane.

According to police, Dallas Fire and Rescue arrived and transported the victim, 49-year-old Johnnie Parker, to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Police say video surveillance showed the suspect driving a small, light-colored, late 1990s or early 2000s model sedan. Anyone with any information is asked to contact Detective White with the Dallas Police Department Homicide Unit at (214) 671-3690 or

In addition, Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for information called into Crime Stoppers that leads to the arrest and indictment for this felony offense and other felony offenses. Call Crime Stoppers at 214-373-8477, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.