WFPD Continue Searching for Suspects in First Homicide

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UPDATE: Authorities are still searching for the suspects involved in the first Wichita Falls homicide of the year following a fatal shooting on Yuma Trail.

It happened just before 12:30 Tuesday afternoon in the 3800 block of Yuma near Gunnison Drive.

Police say the victim 21-year-old Domanic Thrasher was shot several times, and died on the way to the hospital.

Police are searching for two suspect: A black male and a white female who they believe drove along the intersection at Yuma and Gunnison in a dark colored SUV and fired multiple shots, killing Domanic Thrasher.

Investigators say after the shooting, the dark colored SUV was last seen turning south of Ruidosa.

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If you have information concerning the suspect, call Crime Stoppers within 48 hours of the crime, and if you information leads to the arrest you’ll earn $500 within 48 hours.

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Wichita Falls police are searching for a suspect or suspects involved in a shooting Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of Gunnison and Yuma.

Officers have confirmed the victim, 21-year-old Domanic Thrasher was pronounced dead after arriving to the hospital.

Officer Jeff Hughes tells us that dispatch was notified just before 12:30 p.m. to a possible shooting in the 3800 block of Yuma.

Officials say 21-year-old Domanic Thrasher was walking near the intersection when a dark colored SUV drove by him and fired multiple shots, hitting him.

The vehicle then left the scene and was last seen turning south on Ruidosa.

Police still have not located the SUV.

“We do know that the suspect vehicle was driven by a male and the front passenger was a female. So we know that it was at least occupied two times. There could have been more people in the vehicle but those are the only two that we do know of at this time,” Officer Jeff Hughes said.

We talked to a few of the neighbors in the area who tell me that they are obviously surprised this has happened in their neighborhood, which is usually known as a rather quiet neighborhood.

If you know anything you are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 322-9888.


Police say a man was fatally shot this afternoon near City View.

It happened just before 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday in the 3800 block of Yuma.

Police are now looking for a black SUV that allegedly left the scene.

This is a developing story, check back for updates. 

More details on this tonight on KFDX 3 News.

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