Suspected shooter from Dallas identified by CBS News

Dallas Police respond after shots were fired at a Black Lives Matter rally in downtown Dallas on Thursday, July 7, 2016. Dallas protestors rallied in the aftermath of the killing of Alton Sterling by police officers in Baton Rouge, La. and Philando Castile, who was killed by police less than 48 hours later in Minnesota. (Smiley N. Pool/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
Dallas Police respond after shots were fired at a Black Lives Matter rally in downtown Dallas on Thursday, July 7, 2016. Dallas protestors rallied in the aftermath of the killing of Alton Sterling by police officers in Baton Rouge, La. and Philando Castile, who was killed by police less than 48 hours later in Minnesota. (Smiley N. Pool/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

The suspected shooter from Dallas was just identified by CBS News as Micah Xavier Johnson. You can watch the latest streaming live from our website..CLICK HERE.


DALLAS (AP) – Dallas Police Chief David Brown says authorities are still not certain that they have identified everyone involved in an attack on a downtown protest march that killed five police officers. He says investigators have not ruled out that others may have been involved in the attacks that left a total of 12 officers and two civilians shot. Dallas Mayor Mike Rawlings says an overnight standoff with one suspect in a parking garage ended when police detonated an explosive about four hours after the attack began. Authorities say the explosive was attached to a robot to protect officers. Police say the suspect told them that he was angry over police shootings of blacks, and that he wanted to kill white people — particularly white police officers.

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