One of the suspects in the Dallas police shooting is Micah X. Johnson, 25. He was a resident of the Dallas area and had no ties to terror groups or a criminal history.
Popular Military reported that “He wanted to kill officers. And he expressed killing white people, killing white officers, he expressed anger for Black Lives Matter,” Dallas Police Chief David Brown said during a press conference.
BREAKING: Law enforcement official tells CBS News Dallas cop killer Micah Xavier Johnson claimed to be a US Army Veteran.
— David Begnaud (@DavidBegnaud) July 8, 2016
Sources say he was a Private First Class in the U.S. Army Reserves. An unconfirmed source within the Dallas Police department stated Johnson served in the 284th Engineering Company, 961st Engineering Battalion based out of Seagoville, TX.