Dallas fire captain, Bob Poynter, fatally shot in car, wife arrested for conspiracy to commit murder

Bob Poynter, 47, Dallas fire captain found dead in car killed with single gun shot, his wife Chacey Poynter, 29, arrested for conspiracy to commit murder

Second suspect, 37-year-old Michael Glenn Garza, also arrested

Police, responding to reports of woman flagging down cars, found Chacey who said her husband had been shot, but gave “suspicious and conflicting” information during questioning, Friday night

Chacey Poynter charged with conspiracy to commit murder, Glenn Garza  charged with murder, conspiracy to commit murder and theft

Bob Poynter, an 18 year veteran was a captain in the University Park Fire Department

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Fire Captain Bob Poynter, seen here with his wife, was found dead in his car late Friday night of a single gunshot wound. She has been arrested and charged with conspiracy in his death
Police in Royse City, Texas arrested a woman Saturday for allegedly conspiring to commit murder after her husband, a Dallas-area fire captain, after she led cops to his dead body in a truck.
Fire captain Bob Poynter, 47,  was found dead in his car from a single gunshot parked by the roadside around 11 p.m., Friday. Witnesses had reported seeing a woman trying to get the attention of drivers.
The fire chief’s wife Chacey, told officers that he had been shot and police found Bob Poynter dead in the car from a gunshot.

Chacey Poynter, 29, was arrested and charged with conspiracy to commit murder.

The fire captain’s wife gave “suspicious and conflicting” information, according to the

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press release, and she was arrested and is being held at the Hunt County Jail.
A second suspect has been was charged in connection with murder in the death of  Fire Captain Poynter. An arrest warrant for Michael Garza, 37, was put out in connection with the murder. He turned himself in early Sunday morning.
Garza was charged with murder, conspiracy to commit murder, theft. He is also being held at the Hunt County Jail. Police have not yet released how he is connected to the Poynters.

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Michael Glenn Garza arrested and charged with murder, conspiracy to commit murder, theft in the death of Fire captain Bobby Poynter
chacey-poynter1The Fire Chief’s wife, Chacey Poynter, was arrested and charged with conspiracy after giving “suspicious and conflicting” information about her husband’s death.

Bob Poynter, an 18-year veteran of the University Park Fire Department, was promoted to captain in 2012. He was one of four University Park firefighters sent to New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina.as part of a federal task force was supposed to cross-train officers and register victims for federal aid.
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To their neighbors, the couple who have has a daughter who just started first grade, appeared to have a good relationship. One neighbor noted that the Poynters had just returned from a vacation to Mexico, Judy Dixon says she spoke with the couple Friday about their recent trip to Mexico and the good time they had.

“I’m sad. I’m beside myself. I can’t believe it because they were both a nice couple as far as we could see. Everything that we’ve seen, they were absolutely fabulous,” said Dixon.
The University Park Fire Department issued a statement saying they are deeply saddened and their thoughts and prayers are with his family.
 

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