UPDATE: Leaders to Converge in Long Beach for Prayer in Response to Dallas Shootings

Local leaders and police reacted with vigilance to the shootings in Dallas Thursday evening that resulted in the deaths of five officers, who were keeping watch over protests regarding the officer-involved shootings that occurred in Minnesota and Louisiana this week. State Assemblymember Isadore Hall (D-Compton), Assemblyman Mike Gipson (D-Carson and Pastor W. todd Ervin of Church One announced they are slated to gather for a prayer for peace at 5:00PM today in Long Beach as a response to the numerous shootings this week across the country, particularly in Minnesota, Lousiana and Dallas.