See First Picture of 2 of the 5 police officers killed in Dallas protests (photos)

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Two out of the five police officer killed in Dallas protests have been identified .Above is  Patrick Zamarripa. His stepbrother Dylan Martinez, shared a picture of the officer with another man, thought to be his dad, with the caption: “No father should have to bury his son. You are a hero, Patrick. Love you man. #PrayForDallas”.

DART officer Brent Thompson, 43, was one of 11 from Dallas Police force shot down by four snipers at the Texas rally. He is the first officer to be killed in the line of duty since DART formed a police department in 1989.

Five US police officers were confirmed dead and seven injured after shooters opened fire at the
protest which was being held in Dallas over the deaths of two black men.

One of the 11 injured police officers has been named as Misty McBride, pictured below, who was reportedly shot in the shoulder.

The other officers who were shot dead or injured are yet to be identified.

Morgan Lyons, a spokesman for DART, said:

“As you can imagine, our hearts are broken. This is something that touches every part of our organisation.”

1 COMMENT

  1. Wow!!
    Sorry, I hate it when the innocent pays for the sins of the guilty.
    It shouldn’t be this way; buh guess, its a difficult world.
    Its really a difficult world stimes I smile: stimes I feel if I was given a choice it will (dont give birth to me now)