Dwight T. Heckman

On March 8th, 2018 Dwight T. Heckman was killed by police in.
Incident ID 38479
Original Source(s) FatalEncounters.org
Date Created Mar 15th, 2018
Date Updated Mar 15th, 2018
Age 27
Gender Male
Race American Indian or Alaska Native
Incident Location
Address -
City Pilot Station
State AK
County Wade Hampton
Incident Details
Date March 8th, 2018
Victim Armed? -
Weapon -
Cause of Death Gunshot
Name -
Agency -
Dwight Heckman allegedly assaulted a woman, strangled her and then dragged her out into the street, firing several shots from a handgun before he fled on a snowmachine, police said. The woman was reported safe with her family. When troopers found Heckman the following day, there was a gunfight, and Heckman was killed.

Gunshots, then silence: Daylong standoff with troopers in Pilot Station ends with man dead