A 38-year-old man is behind bars Friday morning, accused of hurling debris from the roof of a North Oak Cliff high-rise building, authorities say.
According to police, officers were called shortly before 5:30 a.m. to reports of random gunfire at Lake Cliff Tower Condominiums on East Colorado Boulevard. Officers arrived to instead find a man "destroying the building by throwing tile down from the rooftop," a police statement read.
Police said officers used ballistic shields to enter the building and one officer had minor injuries from thrown debris, police said. No further injuries were reported.
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The man, whose name hasn't been released, was seen climbing down from a rooftop ladder before surrendering peacefully to police waiting on the roof deck below.
The man was brought to an awaiting Dallas Fire-Rescue ambulance before being taken to the Dallas County Jail on charges of felony criminal mischief and assault on a public servant, police said.