Location in Dallas where two officers and a civilian were shot.
Two Dallas Police Department officers were critically wounded in a shooting at a Home Depot store in north Dallas on Tuesday afternoon. The department tweeted that a civilian was also shot. The TV station described both officers as "rookies in their 20s" and said one of them was shot in the back of the head.
Officials have been searching for a suspect, according to the local media reports.
Texas Gov. Greg Abbott also tweeted about the shooting, saying his thoughts and prayers were with the officers.
One civilian was also shot in the incident Tuesday afternoon at the Home Depot at USA 75 and Forest Lane, multiple sources told WFAA.More news: Yankees call up Gleyber Torres, and it's about time
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"We are fighting a two-front battle.one at the hospital and the other out in the community, to find a suspect", said Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings. They using a helicopter and trained dogs to search for the suspect.
Dallas police are looking for a 29-year-old Hispanic man named Armando Luis Juárez in connection with the shooting at a Home Depot, Chief Reneé Hall told reporters Tuesday night.
The incident happened as the officers helped a security guard "responding to an incident" at a Home Depot store, WFAA says.
"We're asking you to continue praying for our officers", Hall said.