Two suspects are dead and a security guard at the event Garland, an ISD security officer, suffered non-life threatening injuries after a shooting erupted outside a Muhammad art exhibit in Texas. Bruce Joiner, a Garland Independent School District security officer, was shot in the leg and is now out of the hospital.
Attendees and the media were kept inside Curtis Culwell Center while police investigated the shooting outside then people were evacuated as police were concerned about explosives.
The AFDI/Jihad Watch Muhammad Art Exhibit is in defense of the freedom of speech against violent intimidation. In this country we have freedom of expression!
According to the Dallas Morning News, two men pulled up in a vehicle and then shot an officer outside the Curtis Culwell center Sunday evening. They were then fatally shot by police officers.
The officer’s injuries are not believed to be life-threatening, the paper reported.
An officer dressed in SWAT gear took the stage toward the end of the event at the Curtis Culwell Center in Garland and told attendees, including an Associated Press reporter, that a shooting had occurred.
It wasn’t immediately clear if the shooting was related to the event. FoxNews
This is a war. This is war on free speech. What are we going to do? Are we going to surrender to these monsters?
Two men with rifles and backpacks attacked police outside our event. A cop was shot; his injuries are not life-threatening, thank Gd. Please keep him in your prayers.
The bomb squad has been called to the event site to investigate a backpack left at the event site.
The war is here. Pamela Geller