Jaden Urrea Wiki
Jaden Urrea Biography
Robert “Jaden” Urrea, a student at Southern Methodist University, was shot and killed on October 31, 2020 in downtown Dallas, according to Fox 4. He was 19 years old.
The fatal shooting took place around 3 a.m. local time, the Dallas Police Department reported. Police said they believe Urrea was leaving a Halloween party or bar and was walking down the street when a vehicle stopped.
“Detectives were able to locate surveillance video of the vehicle and the suspects by interacting with the complainant, and once the vehicle leaves, the complainant falls to the ground apparently suffering a gunshot wound,” said Dallas Police Major Danny Williams.
Urrea was found at the intersection of Harwood and Jackson streets. He was pronounced dead at the scene. Urrea’s death marks the 198th homicide in the Dallas area in 2020. Last year, there were 200 homicides in the area, meaning Dallas has an 18.8% increase in homicides in 2020.
Jaden Urrea Age
He was 19 years old.
Police are Still Searching for the Shooter, No Arrests Have Been Made
As of November 1, no arrests have been linked to Urrea’s murder. Police have not released a description of the suspect, but they did release details of the vehicle the shooter was in. The car is believed to be possibly a white 4-door with a sunroof and custom wheels.
“We have so much information on this, we are asking the perpetrators to turn themselves in,” Williams said.
Investigators are asking anyone with information about the shooting or who knows the identity of the suspect to contact police by email or call Detective P. Belew at 214-422-9275.
Urrea Was a Singer in the Band Cherry Trap
In addition to studying at SMU, Urrea was an active member of the band Cherry Trap. On his birthday, December 5, the band shared a photo of Urrea and wrote, “Today we would like to wish our leader Jaden a very special Happy Birthday!”
Urrea was originally from El Paso, Texas, according to his Facebook page. He graduated from Coronado High School in 2019.