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'Person of interest' in custody after 2 Dallas police officers shot, critically wounded

DALLAS (WFLA/AP) - Two Dallas police officers have been critically wounded in a shooting outside a hardware store.

The shooting happened about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday outside a Home Depot in northern Dallas.

The Dallas Police Department tweeted about the shooting, giving the conditions of the officers. But it did not immediately provide other details.

A loss prevention officer was also shot. That person's condition wasn't immediately known.

Aerial video showed police using a helicopter and trained dogs to search for a suspect in a wooded area next to the store parking lot.

A person of interest in the shooting was taken into custody shortly before 10:30 p.m., sources told NBC News.

That person of interest, identified as Armando Luis Juarez, 29, was taken into custody following a police chase.


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