Dallas Police Chief David Brown has announced the suspect involved in the shooting that took place in the city last night was purposely targeting white police officers. The unidentified man was killed by a robot bomb detonated by authorities.
Brown stated, “The suspect said he was upset about Black Lives Matter. He said he was upset about the recent police shootings. The suspect said he was upset at white people. The suspect stated he wanted to kill white people especially white officers. The suspect said [police] will eventually find the IEDs. The suspect stated he was not affiliated with any groups and he did this alone.”
As of now, five law enforcement officers are dead and another 7 were wounded. Two civilians were also injured.
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