Man Shot During Drug Deal at Allen Apartments Dies; 2 Charged: Police

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February 23, 2020 - 11:01 am

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ALLEN (NBC DFW) - A man who was shot Friday at an Allen apartment complex died of his injuries, police say.

The shooting was reported shortly before 1 p.m. at the Gates of Allen Station in the 500 block of East Exchange Parkway, near North Greenville Avenue.

Ryan Joseph Kelly, 39, of Allen died of his injuries early Saturday, police said.

Police determined four people had gone to the apartment where Kelly was to buy drugs. Kelly was shot following an argument.

After the shooting, officers saw four people trying to leave the area in a black sedan at high speed. Three of the four were taken into custody, and the fourth ran away, police said.

Richard Anthony Valentine, 32, of Dallas has been charged with murder.

Leroy Alvin Walls, 22, of Dallas was charged with marijuana possession. Walls also had outstanding warrants from the Dallas Police Department.

Read more at NBC DFW here.