18-year-old man found fatally shot in a car in Mountain Creek area

Edward Cade was found with a gunshot wound in the 4700 block of Country Creek Drive.

An 18-year-old man was found fatally shot early Saturday morning in a car in the Mountain Creek area, Dallas police say.

Police responded to a shooting call at 2 a.m. in the 4700 block of Country Creek Drive, near West Ledbetter Drive and Loop 12. Officers found the victim, identified as Edward Cade, in a car unresponsive with a gunshot wound.

Dallas Fire-Rescue pronounced him dead at the scene.

No other details about the shooting were made available.

Anyone with information about the shooting may contact Detective Jake Morgan at 214-425-9905 or and refer to case No. 029175-2021.

Anonymous tips can be submitted to Crime Stoppers by calling 214-373-TIPS (8477). Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 to anyone who provides information that leads to an arrest or indictment in the case.

Catherine Marfin, Breaking News Reporter. Catherine covers breaking news at The Dallas Morning News. She is a recent graduate of the University of Texas at Austin, where she studied journalism and public relations. While at UT, Catherine served as managing editor of The Daily Texan, UT's student paper, and interned at the Texas Tribune and Houston Chronicle. @catherinemarfin
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