Armed Man Shot by Dallas Police Identified

The suspect has been identified as 42-year-old Jamal Muhammad

A man shot and killed by Dallas police after waving a gun and firing at officers last month has been identified.

Dallas police said a passerby flagged down an officer at about 10 p.m. July 27 to report a man waving a gun in the intersection of South Lancaster and Camp Wisdom roads.

As officers approached the intersection, the man fired his weapon, police said. Officers returned fire, fatally wounding 42-year-old Jamal Muhammad.

Muhammad was transported to an area hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

No officers were injured in this incident and investigations are ongoing.

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