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Gunman Found Dead After Opening Fire on Paramedics: Police

Police had locked down this Texas neighborhood as they searched for the shooter. (Dallas Police) Police had locked down this Texas neighborhood as they searched for the shooter. (Dallas Police)

A Dallas man has been found dead inside a home after opening fire on paramedics, critically injuring one, authorities said.

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The unidentified shooter was found by a police robot in an east Dallas home, along with another dead person, Mayor Mike Rawlings said.

The EMT was critically injured and undergoing surgery at a nearby hospital, police said. He was hit while treating a gunshot victim, police said.

Investigators responded to the east Dallas neighborhood, where they went door-to-door Monday afternoon while looking for the man suspected in both shootings.

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Police described him as being a bald man wearing jeans and a dark green shirt, possibly limping and armed with a rifle.

Residents were warned to stay inside their homes, CBS affiliate KTVT-TV reported.

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