Man Killed In Gunfight With Dallas Police

Curt Lewis
July 14, 2019 - 10:31 am
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DALLAS (1080 KRLD) - A man is dead from police gunfire and Dallas police detectives are investigating. 

Saturday afternoon, a man was wounded in a shooting on Loop 12 just west of I-45 in southeast Oak Cliff. Police arrived to find the victim bleeding. Paramedics rushed him to the ER but his condition was not released.

A block away, police were told the gunman was hiding behind a trash dumpster. As they approached, there was gunfire.

Police returned fire and wounded the shooter. He died at the hospital. There's no word on what sparked the original shooting.