The Police Chief of Dallas, David Brown has revealed that the Sniper who killed 5 police officers and injured several seven others and two civillians in Downtown Dallas on Thursday night during a 'Black lives matter' rally during negotiations with police said was not in affiliation with any terror group and has no criminal history, but his aim was to kill white policemen because he was pissed at the recent police killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile.
Police confirmed that 25-year-old Micah X. Johnson died when a robot detonated an explosive while he was holed up in a local college.
Police officials also confirmed that the sniper is a resident of Dallas with relatives in Texas and Mesquite.
Three suspects are in custody: two men and a woman, but police say the shooter is dead.
The police described the ambush as carefully planned and executed.