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Medical Examiner to rule on whether suspect died from police bullets

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The Medical Examiner will detrmine if Domingo Soto died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound or police bullets.

Dallas police say a Garland police detective and a Dallas police offcer attempted to stop Soto Friday afternoon at the intersection of Buckner Blvd and Highway 175. Soto was wanted for killing a man earlier in the day at a Garland convenience store.  Soto's pickup stopped in the intersection but Soto would not get out. The officers struggled with the suspect, Soto then reached into his waisteband. The two officers thought he was reaching for a weapon and opened fire.

Soto drove away from the intersection and reentered Highway 175. His pickup then hit a median and came to rest by a service road. Soto was pronounced dead at a Dallas hospital.

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