Incident

1-26-2018 Illinois Alton 0-1

Location

January 26, 2018

3513 Omega St
Alton, Illinois
Geolocation: 38.8891, -90.1285

Participants

  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Matthew W Zimmerman
  • Age: 42
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - subject/suspect/perpetrator killed
  • Drug involvement

Notes

Drug suspect hiding in a closet threatened police with knife, refused to drop; shot, killed;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Unknown
  • Stolen: Unknown

District

Congressional District: 12
State Senate District: 56
State House District: 111