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Police officers block an intersection after a shooting outside the Muhammad Art Exhibit and Contest in Garland, Texas

Police shoot dead two gunmen at Texas exhibit of Prophet Mohammad cartoons

By Mike Stone and Lisa Maria Garza GARLAND, Texas (Reuters) - Texas police shot dead two gunmen who opened fire on Sunday outside an exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad that was organized by a group described as anti-Islamic and billed as a free-speech event. Citing a senior FBI official, ABC News identified one of the gunmen as Elton Simpson, an Arizona man who was the target of a te…