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.

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