Dallas Police Sniper Suspect Killed During Standoff

The shooter has also been identified as a 25-year old man from Dallas.

Communities across the world are still trying to process the series of events that have taken place over the past 48 hours. Last night, a devastating attack left five Dallas police officers dead -- while five others are still hospitalized after being shot. Moments ago, a major update was provided, announcing the suspected shooter was killed by a police robot carrying an explosive device which was detonated in a parking garage where the suspect was located. A senior law enforcement official told NBC News the suspect is believed to be 25-year-old Micah Xavier Johnson, a resident of the Dallas area. President Obama has addressed the unfortunate turn of events and says "all Americans should be deeply troubled by the fatal shootings."

Our thoughts are with everyone effected. Be safe out there.

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