By Maria Torres
July 08, 2016 08:47 AM
After two police shootings this week in Minnesota and Louisiana, people gathered in Dallas Thursday night for a peaceful protest to honor the lives of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling.
The peaceful scene soon turned violent.
Warning: Graphic content. This Instagram video shows the scene in downtown Dallas Thursday night, where three police officers were shot and seven others wounded by snipers near a protest.
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Dallas Police, already on site for the demonstration, rushed in on reports of snipers shooting officers.
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