Police: 2 Dallas officers shot, man in custody
Two Dallas police officers and a home improvement store employee are out of surgery after being shot
DALLAS — Two Dallas police officers and a home improvement store employee are out of surgery after being shot while escorting a man from the store.
Meanwhile, Dallas police say they have arrested a suspect in the shooting that happened about 4:15 p.m. Tuesday at a Home Depot store in northern Dallas.
The arrest came just before 10 p.m. after a lengthy car chase involving officers of various law enforcement agencies. Dallas Police Chief U. Renee Hall says 29-year-old Armando Luis Juarez was arrested on aggravated assault on a police officer and felony theft warrants.
Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings said, "We got our man."
Hall provided no updates on the conditions of the two police officers and the store employee who is a loss-prevention officer. She asked for continued prayers for their recovery.
This is a breaking news story. Check back for updates.
Police are chasing a suspect in a truck in Dallas.Posted by azfamily 3TV CBS 5 on Tuesday, April 24, 2018
Armando Juarez L/M/29, is a person of interest in the Attempted Capital Murder of 2 Police Officers that occurred at the Home Depot located at 11682 Forest Central Drive. Anyone with information regarding this offense is encouraged to contact 9-1-1 pic.twitter.com/rbmwmMv2JC— Dallas Police Dept (@DallasPD) April 25, 2018
We can confirm that two @DallasPD officers have been shot and critically wounded. We will provide updates as we get them. Please pray for our officers and their families.— Dallas Police Dept (@DallasPD) April 24, 2018
A civilian was also shot in this incident. The condition of the civilian is unknown at this time.— Dallas Police Dept (@DallasPD) April 24, 2018