Man found dead inside Melody Lane apartment

A man was found dead Wednesday, Jan. 9, after being shot several times, according to the Dallas Police Department.

Officers found 57-year-old Donald Anton Jelinek dead inside his Tribeca on the Creek apartment at 6260 Melody Lane.  They arrived on scene at about 10 a.m. after receiving a welfare check call, police said.

Anyone with information should contact Detective David Grubbs at 214-671-3675 or

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