Dallas apartment explosion: Man accused of shooting, damaging gas line

By Peyton Yager | FOX4

DALLAS – Police have arrested a person in connection to the apartment explosion that injured eight people, including four Dallas firefighters.

Phillip Dankins, 28, is charged with seven counts of deadly conduct.

According to police reports, Dankins allegedly fired into an apartment hours before the explosion, striking a stove and cutting a gas line.

Later, when firefighters came out to investigate a smell of gas, the building at the Highland Hills Apartments in Oak Cliff exploded.

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