Matthew C. Dillingham (5253)



3/10/2010: Officer Alex Wells, a 15-year veteran of the Fairbanks Police Department, shot and killed 21-year-old Matthew Dillingham when he pulled a gun on her and fired once. Wells had stopped a suspected stolen vehicle, in which Dillingham was a passenger. The two occupants attempted to flee the scene. When Dillingham attempted to run around the vehicle, he fell and aimed a .22-caliber semiautomatic pistol at the officer. http://www.newsminer.com/news/local_news/state-rules-officer-s-use-of-deadly-force-was-justified/article_9b4e2192-2b0a-5663-9a4e-ccefa62b58ee.html

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