Saturday, February 15, 2014

Dallas Police Officer Joshua Burns Shot In Line-Of-Duty

A Dallas police officer is listed in good condition tonight after being shot while on duty on Saturday. Joshua Burns, the injured officer and officer Salvador Varillas were dispatched to a domestic disturbance call in the 13000 block of Audelia Road. Upon their arrival, shots were fired at them with three bullets hitting Officer Burns. Fortunately, none of those shots resulted in life-threatening injuries to Burns. The shooter, Rakeem Perkins, was also hit by gunfire - but was able to flee the scene. Perkins was later turned into the police department by his mother. He is being treated in a Dallas, Texas hospital for his injuries. Click the image above to read more about this developing story.

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