HALTOM CITY, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Haltom Metropolis Police recognized the victims of Monday afternoon’s lethal taking pictures close to the basketball court docket of North Park, as Daijhuan Jones, 16, of North Richland Hills and Isaiah Mendoza, 17, of Haltom Metropolis.
Jones was a pupil at Birdville Excessive Faculty and Mendoza attended Winfree Academy in North Richland Hills.
Each campuses have made counselors obtainable for college students and workers.
“Whereas we’re nonetheless working to find out a motive for this crime, we don’t imagine there may be an on-going menace to the general public. Out of an abundance of warning, you may even see elevated police presence at native faculty campuses,” Haltom Metropolis Police stated in a information launch.
Anybody with info that may assist on this investigation can contact Haltom Metropolis Police at 817-222- 7000 or Crime Stoppers at 817-469-TIPS.
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At this level police haven’t shared any info on doable suspects.
Birdville ISD launched the next assertion on the lack of a pupil to lethal violence.
The Birdville ISD household sends their ideas and prayers to the households of these impacted by the taking pictures at North Park in Haltom Metropolis on Monday afternoon. Although the off-campus taking pictures was not faculty associated, a Birdville Excessive pupil was killed… Out of an abundance of warning, BISD has requested our police companies to supply further patrols round campuses for the remainder of this week. Counselors can be found to deal with each bodily and emotional wants.