DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Dallas police say a suspect entered a police parking lot and smashed 12 squad cars with a sledgehammer Sunday morning.
According to police, the suspect entered the Central Patrol parking lot through the gate at the City Detention Center. The suspect smashed about 12 marked squad cars.READ MORE: SportsLine Week 8 NFC East Picks: 'Everybody Is Piling On The Cowboys, And You Can't Blame Them,' Says Larry Hartstein
The suspect was arrested and transported to Lew Sterrett Jail. The suspect has been identified as 58-year-old Gregory Simpson.READ MORE: Best Friends Die An Hour Apart After Crash: 'They Were Special'
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The Dallas Police Association commented on the situation, saying “these parking lots need to be secure!” in a tweet.