(January 2, 2019) Subsequent to an extensive investigation by detectives of the Frisco Police Department, two arrests have been made in the murder of Anthony Morehead.
On Wednesday, December 26, 2018, at approximately 7:48 AM, the Frisco Police Department and the Frisco Fire Department were dispatched to a shots fired call at the Republic House at Frisco Bridges, an apartment complex in the 8500 block of Warren Parkway. Officers arrived and located Morehead, who was deceased and lying in the courtyard from apparent gunshot wounds.
Rasheed Kilpatrick of Dallas was arrested for Murder on December 30, 2018 and is currently being held at the Collin County Jail on a bond of $500,000. Additionally, Kilpatrick is being held on a probation violation for Aggravated Robbery, with a bond of $500,000.
On January 2, 2019, Derek Carr of McKinney was arrested for Tampering with Physical Evidence and is currently being held on a $250,000 bond.
Frisco Police Chief John W. Bruce wished to recognize the officers who responded to the incident. “Due to patrol’s quick thinking and great initial response, this investigation moved quickly. The management of the crime scene and subsequent canvas and identification of possible witnesses and suspects helped tremendously. I am very pleased that the suspects have been taken into custody.”
Photographs of Kilpatrick and Carr are included with this release. No other information will be disseminated at this time.
Though arrests have been made in this incident, Frisco detectives ask that anyone with information regarding this offense to contact the Frisco Police Department at (972) 292-6010. They can also send an anonymous tip by texting FRISCOPD and the tip to 847411 (tip411) or by downloading the Frisco PD app available on Android and iOS devices.
Frisco Police PIO’s are available via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at 972-292-6133.