Tyler police arrest 23-year-old man in connection with fatal shooting incident

Zaccheus Dunn (Source: Smith County Jail website)
Zaccheus Dunn (Source: Smith County Jail website)(Smith County Jail website)
Updated: May. 15, 2021 at 11:39 AM CDT
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TYLER, Texas (KLTV) - Officers with the Tyler Police Department arrested a 23-year-old man in connection with the May 13 shooting death of 33-year-old Christopher Eiglebiger Saturday morning.

Zaccheus Dunn, of Tyler, is still being held in the Smith County Jail on a capital murder charge. His bond amount has been set at $700,000.

According to a press release, Tyler police officers responded to a report of a dead man at a home in the 800 block of Crosby Street in Tyler at about 7:30 a.m. Thursday. When they got to the scene, they found a dead man who had been shot multiple times.

“Tyler Police detectives and crime scene investigators arrived on scene and identified the deceased male as Christopher Frank Eiglebiger, a 33-year-old male from Tyler,” the press release stated. “The investigation determined this was a murder. The family of the victim has been notified.”

The case is still under investigation, and Tyler PD detectives are in the process of following up on leads.

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