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UPDATE: Name released in Dallas airport shooting

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UPDATE: The man in the Dallas Airport shooting has been identified as 29 year old Shawn Nicholas of Maryland. Police say that he was using large rocks to smash car windows and threaten the mother of his children. When officers arrived he allegedly lunged at them to which they open fire. They shot Nicholas multiple times before restraining him. He is currently in stable condition at a hospital.


According to the NBC station in Dallas KXAS, one person was taken to the Parkland hospital after a shooting at Dallas Love Field Friday afternoon. 

The video of the witness shows a chaotic scene as people scream and scramble for cover near the baggage claim areas.

Nine apparent gun shots are heard in the background of the video. 

The video shows the officer holding a gun on an individual, telling that person to 'stay down.' 

There is no word if flights have been affected. 

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