Pray for the families of those who were murdered, and for the injured and their families.
open fire on the police, kill five* officers, and wound seven others at a Black Lives Matter demonstration. The police were specifically targeted in what appears to have been a carefully orchestrated attack.
It is the the deadliest attack on U.S. law enforcement since Sept. 11, 2001.
As of the time of this blog post, police are still negotiating with and exchanging gunfire with a suspect holed up in a high rise complex.