5 May 2015

Gunmen who attacked Dallas art show was on FBI’s watch list

From Checkpoint, 6:40 pm on 5 May 2015

One of the gunmen who attacked a Dallas art exhibition on Sunday had been on the FBI's watch list since 2007. 30 year old Elton Simpson and his accomplice Nadir Soofi were shot to death by a police officer shortly after they arrived at a community center where artists were displaying depictions of the Prophet Mohammed.