New security scare jolts shell-shocked Dallas

Police officers said the Dallas police headquarters was on lockdown, although the department tweeted that was not the caseDallas was gripped by a new security scare triggered by an anonymous threat in the Texas city, on edge days after a gunman fatally ambushed five police officers during a peaceful protest. SWAT teams deployed around the Dallas Police Department headquarters while officers investigated reports of a suspicious person in a parking garage — finally giving the all-clear around two hours later. Police took “precautionary” security measures across the city after receiving “an anonymous threat against law enforcement,” the Dallas police said in a statement.

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