(Media General/WLNS) – As the Dallas Police Department mourns the murders of five fellow officers in a hate-motivated ambush, they received a spontaneous outpouring of support from community members.
Thousands of people showed up to an interfaith prayer service Friday afternoon held in honor of the fallen officers gunned down by 25-year-old alleged shooter Micah Xavier Johnson.
Johnson said, according to police, that he wanted to kill white people, “especially white officers.”
In mid-Michigan the Fowlerville Police Department was surprised by a show of support:
And police officers in Charlotte are thanking the community for support in that city:
Other displays of appreciation are being made in cities across the country.