By Tom O’BrienIn a video uploaded to Facebook, an officer was seen brandishing a gun, brandishing his badge and firing a warning shot.
The video was shared with news outlets across the US, prompting outrage from the community, and calls for the officer to be fired.
In the video, a police car can be seen moving out of view in the middle of the street as the officer pulls out a gun.
The officer then aims the weapon at a black man, who is seen running away from the police car.
“He’s on the ground,” the officer said as he draws his gun.
“I don’t know where he is, but he’s not moving,” the man said, before he was taken to the hospital.
The man was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Dallas County Medical Examiner’s office.
The department later confirmed the man was the man who was shot.
Police are investigating the shooting, with the Dallas Police Department saying they are reviewing the incident.ABC News reports that the officer is being held on a $5,000 bond.