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Thu Jan 31, 2013, 02:19 PM

Texas prosecutor gunned down; manhunt for 2 suspects [View all]

Source: USA Today

A manhunt was underway for two suspects after an assistant district attorney was gunned down Thursday outside a courthouse in Kaufman, Texas.

The prosecutor was shot five times around 9 a.m. local time outside the Kaufman County Courthouse, ambushed while getting out of his car, KDFW-TV is reporting.

Sheriff David Byrnes said the killing was an attack on the criminal justice system."This is the next level (of crime)," he said.

The Dallas Morning News is reporting that "authorities with knowledge of the assistant DA's caseload say he had been heavily involved in the investigation of members of the Aryan Brotherhood."

Read more: http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2013/01/31/texas-courthouse-shooting/1880201/

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