Troopers said they went to the duplex after receiving a report that the man had assaulted or was threatening to assault his 18-year-old girlfriend. Officers standing outside the door told William Diego Morrison to come out but he refused and waved what looked like an assault rifle. The young woman, her 5-month-old son and a friend had already escaped from the home. Morrison walked toward the officers with the rifle. Morrison opened fire, and troopers fired back. He was found dead a few hours later.

ID: 765

Victms Name: William Diego Morrison
Age: 20
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Meadow Lakes
County: Matanuska Susitna
State: AK
Zip Code: 99654
Country: United States of America

Agency: Alaska State Troopers

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Troopers said they went to the duplex after receiving a report that the man had assaulted or was threatening to assault his 18-year-old girlfriend. Officers standing outside the door told William Diego Morrison to come out but he refused and waved what looked like an assault rifle. The young woman, her 5-month-old son and a friend had already escaped from the home. Morrison walked toward the officers with the rifle. Morrison opened fire, and troopers fired back. He was found dead a few hours later.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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