US: Gunman targets Dallas police headquarters, killed after long standoff

  • US police have confirmed the death of a heavily armed suspect who launched an assault on the Dallas police headquarters, leading to a long chase and standoff.

    The building of the headquarters was riddled by gunshots, and authorities later discovered several suspicious packages planted in the area, including pipe bombs which were detonated by the police.

    The gunman has been identified as James Boulware, a white man who reportedly harbored a grudge against the police.



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