CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Eleven officers were shot and five have died after snipers took aim at police at a protest in Dallas Thursday, police reported.
Snipers shot the officers from elevated positions, Police Chief David Brown said. A civilian was also shot.
LeBron James tweeted about the shootings early Friday morning, condemning the violence.
Three people are in custody and there are reports a fourth suspect was exchanging gunfire with authorities in a parking garage downtown.
Local media reports said he shot himself and is dead. Dallas police have not confirmed the suspect's death.