Russell Lynn Stewart (907)



1/18/2002: Stewart dashed out of an apartment during a domestic dispute call and led police on a brief foot chase, in icy conditions. Police described the unarmed Stewart lunging at them, threatening them, causing them to fatally shoot him. In a wrongful death suit his family accused the police of excessive force, wrongful death, and a cover-up. http://www.deseretnews.com/article/635176310/Mothers-lawsuit-calls-police-shooting-cover-up.html?pg=all

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