This Morning in Pleasant Grove, Man Knocks On Door, Demands Weed, Shoots Resident in Ass

An already freakish weekend just got a bit more bizarre.

Police spokesman Warren Mitchell passes along the following note from an incident that apparently happened this morning in Pleasant Grove.

Suspect came to a residence in the 800 block of Rose Garden and knocked on the door. The complainant answered the door and the suspect apparently requested to purchase marijuana. When the complainant stated he didn't have dope and closed the door, the suspect forced open the door and shot the complainant in the buttocks. The suspect fled. Complainant was transported to Baylor Hospital condition unknown.

Makes you wonder what the world's coming to when a guy with a gun can't find weed on a Sunday morning.

KEEP THE DALLAS OBSERVER FREE... Since we started the Dallas Observer, it has been defined as the free, independent voice of Dallas, and we'd like to keep it that way. With local media under siege, it's more important than ever for us to rally support behind funding our local journalism. You can help by participating in our "I Support" program, allowing us to keep offering readers access to our incisive coverage of local news, food and culture with no paywalls.
Eric Nicholson
Contact: Eric Nicholson