Police update information on Monday’s police shooting

Police fire at suspect after he points a weapon out of the window during a standoff near IKEA on Monday. (c)Bob Fitch – Grand Prairie Reporter – 2018

On Tuesday, the Dallas County medical examiner’s office identified the deceased suspect in Monday’s police shooting as Carlos High, 37.

Suspect dead after shootout with police near IKEA

Police fire at suspect after he points a weapon out of the window during a standoff near IKEA. (c)Bob Fitch – Grand Prairie Reporter – 2018

The Grand Prairie police released the latest information concerning the shootout Monday afternoon on Mayfield Road near the IKEA store.

One suspect dead after exchanging gunfire with police

Police fire at suspect after he points a weapon out of the window during a standoff near IKEA. (c)Bob Fitch – Grand Prairie Reporter – 2018

One unidentified suspect is dead after exchanging gunfire with police in a standoff near IKEA.

The incident began around 1:29 pm at the intersection of Mayfield Road and the entrance drive to IKEA.

General Election early voting begins April 23

Early voting begins Monday, April 23 for the General Election for Grand Prairie City Council and Grand Prairie ISD Board of Trustee.

Early Voting Times:

Apr 23 (Monday-Friday) Apr 27: 8am – 5pm
Apr 28 (Saturday): 8am – 5pm
Apr 29 (Sunday): 1pm – 6pm
Apr 30 (Monday And Tuesday) May 1st: 7am – 7pm