Police Release Video Surveillance Of Andre Emmett's Murder, Killers

NewsRadio 1080 KRLD
September 24, 2019 - 5:37 pm

*WARNING* The video at the top of the post can be viewed as graphic

DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - Dallas police have released footage showing two men gunning down  Andre Emmett. Police say the video was taken from two separate home surveillance cameras. 

The former Texas Tech Red Raider was killed in Dallas early Monday morning after he was approached by two unknown suspects as he sat in his vehicle in front of his residence in the 1800 block of N. Prairie Avenue. 

The suspects displayed a handgun and an altercation ensued, Emmett was shot as he ran away from the suspects.

Dallas Fire and Rescue responded to a 911 call and transported him to an area hospital, where he later died.

In the video released by Dallas police, a male voice can be heard instructing Emmett to "don't move."

Emmett, a Dallas native, attended Carter High School. He played college basketball for 4 years for Bob Knight at Texas Tech University.  

Emmett was the No. 36 pick in 2004 NBA draft, selected by the Seattle SuperSonics. He was later traded to the Memphis Grizzlies in a draft night trade. 

He has played several overseas leagues, but most recently played in the Big 3. 

Anyone who recognizes the suspects by video or voice are asked to contact Detective Sayers at (214) 671-3647.