DALLAS – A Dallas Fire-Rescue paramedic was shot while responding to an emergency call in Southeast Dallas Monday morning.
According to the city of Dallas, there was a call about a possibly suicidal man around 11:30 a.m. Monday on Reynolds Avenue, which is near Dolphin Road and Interstate 30.
Dallas police confirm the paramedic was rushed to Baylor hospital for surgery.
“There is another active shooter in Dallas. This time a fireman has been shot, and officers are pinned down by gunfire. Please pray!” Dallas Police Association said on Twitter.
Police are still looking for the gunman in the neighborhood. He’s described as a black male who is about 5 feet 8 inches tall and about 200 pounds. He is bald and walks with a noticeable limp.
Residents in the area were asked to stay indoors and take cover.
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