LaKendra Andrews

Preferred NameLaKendra AndrewsCityDallas
Other Names UsedStateTX
Age26Gender IdentityTranswoman
RaceBlackDate of Death04/29/2023
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Jonathan Andrews

Crime Category: Unknown | Weapon Used: Gun

On April, 4th, 2023 in Dallas, TX, LaKendra was found shot to death early in the morning outside on the street. No suspects or motive have been determined.

Police Dept: “On April 29, 2023, at about 8:35 AM, Dallas police responded to a call for service in the 200 block of S. Jim Miller Road. The preliminary investigation determined when officers arrived, they found the victim, 26-year-old Jonathan Andrews, shot and laying on the ground. Dallas Fire Rescue responded, and the victim died from their injuries.

This remains an ongoing murder investigation that will be documented on case number 072504-2023.”

Location: 200 block of S. Jim Miller Road, Dallas, TX, at about 8:35 a.m.

Personal Information:

Report: “LaKendra was born and raised in Shreveport, Louisiana. Later, her family moved to Dallas where she attended James Madison High School and then Dallas College Eastfield Campus. According to her Facebook profile, LaKendra had started a nonprofit organization and was self-employed. [No information is provided of industry or cause]

Also, LaKendra was interested in cooking, drawing, dance, baking, and music. She was a fan of Nicki Minaj. Her social media referenced her professional experience working at a call center and shift supervision.”

Last Public Update: 11/21/2023

News Timeline: 04/30/2023 | 11/15/2023 | 11/20/2023 | 11/21/2023

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DPDPIO. (2023, April 30). Homicide at 200 S. Jim Miller Road – LaKendra Andrews. Dallas Police Department.

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LaKendra Andrews. (2023a). LaKendra Andrews – Facebook 3. Facebook.

LaKendra Andrews. (2023b). LaKendra Andrews – Facebook Profile 1. Facebook.

LaKendra Andrews murder remains unsolved. (2023, November 21). Dallas Voice.

Padgett, D. (2023, November 20). Black Trans Woman Shot, Killed, Misgendered in Texas – LaKendra Andrews. Advocate.

Rodriguez, M. (2023, November 21). LaKendra Andrews, a Dallas Black Trans Woman, Was Killed in April. Them.

Scharfetter, R. (2023, April 30). 1 man dead following shooting in southeast Dallas, police say – LaKendra Andrews. CBS News Texas.

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