2 gunmen killed after firing at a cartoon event on Prophet Muhammad in Dallas area
Initial reports said that a police officer had also been shot at but there is no confirmation of this.
Conservatives, led by prominent conservative leader Pamela Geller, who is known for her critical views on Islam, had organised the Jihad Watch Muhammad Art Exhibit and Cartoon Contest under the banner of American Freedom Defense Initiative. It was at the fag end of this event when the shootout took place.
According to available reports, two men came in a car and opened fire at a police officer, who stood at the event venue at Garland, a suburb of Dallas.