Two police officers shot at protest in Dallas: local TV

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 07, 2016 10:21 PM

(Reuters) - Two police officers were shot in Texas on Thursday during a protest against police shootings in Minnesota and Louisiana, KDFW TV in Dallas reported.

The condition of the officers was not known, the station said.

Broadcaster KABC reported that shots were fired during demonstrations at Belo Garden Park in Dallas. Footage showed a heavy police presence with officers taking cover behind vehicles on the street.

(Reporting by Eric Beech in Washington; Editing by Stephen Coates and Paul Tait)