Islamic State radio broadcast: 'Two of the soldiers of the caliphate executed an attack on an art exhibit in Garland, Texas, and this exhibit was portraying negative pictures of the Prophet Mohammad' - @AFP
Editor's note: A report from @AFP says Islamic State have claimed responsibility for a shooting at an event in Garland, Texas. This is sourced to an 'official' radio station but does not provide details on where or when the announcement was made, or who within the group made the claim. We'll update as more comes in. - David
Garland is a city in the U.S. state of Texas. It is a large city northeast of Dallas and is a part of the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex. It is located almost entirely within Dallas County, except a small portion located in Collin and Rockwall Counties. As of the 2010 census, the city had a population of 226,876, making it the 87th-most populous city in the United States of America and the 12th-most populous city in the state of Texas.
In 2008, Garland was ranked #67 on CNN and Money magazine's list of the "Top 100 Places to Live".