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Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives

Reward Notice

For Immediate Release

Tuesday, September 12, 2023
Contact: Sara Abel, ATF Public Information Officer/IOI

ATF Dallas Offers Up to $15,000 Reward on the Shooting Death of Kyrie Barnes

Dallas — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives announces a reward of up to $15,000 for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the suspect(s) responsible for the death of 7-year-old Kyrie Barnes.

On July 2, 2023, at approximately 9:32 p.m., Dallas Police responded to a shooting call on Rothington Road in Dallas, Texas. Upon arrival, officers found the victim, seven-year-old Kyrie Barnes, shot inside an apartment. Dallas Fire Rescue responded and transported Kyrie to Baylor University Medical Center, where he was stabilized, and then transported to Dallas Children’s Medical Center. Kyrie died from his injuries on July 6th, 2023.

Law enforcement needs the public’s help in identifying and locating the person(s) who is responsible for this horrendous crime.

Anyone with any information about this crime should contact us at 972-974-GUNS (4867). Information can also be sent to, or through our ATF website

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Kyrie Barnes


Dallas Field Division