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Dallas protest shooting: 11 police shot, five dead, suspects in custody – live updates

Dallas protest shooting: 11 police shot, five dead, suspects in custody – live updates

  • Intensive search underway for suspects who shot officers

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  • Protests sweep US over fatal shootings of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling

What we know so far – by Claire Phipps @ 11.30 pm Thursday

  • Five police officers have been killed after shots were fired during an anti-violence protest in Dallas, Texas, on Thursday evening… July 7.
  • Officials said 11 officers in total had been shot. Some are Dallas police department officers and some Dart transit officers.
  • A man holding a long rifle in a photo circulated by the police department has turned himself in, authorities said. It is not clear if he is a suspect in the attack. He has now been released.
  • Another man, whom police have described as a suspect, is in custody after a shoot-out with officers.
  • Authorities said a suspicious package has also been found.
  • The situation remains active.        Continue reading