Two DPD officers critically injured after Home Depot shooting

Dallas Police Dept

The Dallas Police Department tweeted about the shooting, giving the conditions of the officers.

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott also tweeted about the shooting, saying his thoughts and prayers were with the officers. The report states that two police officers were critically injured and a civilian was also shot and injured. He said she is now undergoing surgery.

Armando Juarez has been identified as a person of interest in the shootings of two Dallas police officers.

Officers said they arrested 29-year-old Armando Luis Juarez, who they are calling a "person of interest" Tuesday night after a short police chase.

DPD and the city of Dallas are keeping media as far from the search as possible so as not to give away the positions of any officers.

The civilian was a loss-prevention officer from the store, Hall said during a news conference. Dallas Police Chief Renee Hall said late Tuesday evening that all three victims are out of surgery in a Dallas hospital.

The shooting happened about 4:30 p.m. outside a Home Depot in north Dallas.

It happened at the store near U.S. 75 and Forest Lane. Police have not released any info on the suspect or suspects.

The store was evacuated and workers were sent home for the day. The two responding officers were reportedly shot shortly after arriving.

The Forest Lane Dart Station was shut down during the incident.

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