May 3, 2015 – San Francisco, CA – PipeLineNews.org – In a breaking story, Garland, Texas police and various local news sources, most prominently the Dallas Morning News, are reporting that shots were fired at a celebration of free speech featuring caricatures of Mohammed
Apparently two gunmen dressed in military garb exited a vehicle and opened fire, injuring a security guard who was treated at a local hospital and subsequently released.
The assailants, who have not yet been identified, were both shot dead by local LE.
A bomb squad has been dispatched to the location along with a heavy contingent of SWAT teams.
Adjacent to the event area, businesses were evacuated and locked down.
"Two suspects are dead and an officer suffered non-life threatening injuries after a shooting erupted outside a Muhammad art exhibit and contest in Dallas Sunday…An officer dressed in SWAT gear took the stage toward the end of the event at the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland and told attendees, including an Associated Press reporter, that a shooting had occurred." [source, Two suspects killed, officer injured after shooting occurs outside Muhammad cartoon contest in Texas, Fox News]
We will update this story as developments require.
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