Matthew Dolloff Wiki – Biography
Matthew Robert Dolloff identified as a security guard suspected in fatal shooting during the Denver protests. He was working as private security for a television station.
Matthew Dolloff Age
He is 30-year-old.
The shooting took place in a courtyard at the Denver Art Museum during a right-wing Patriot Rally and a left-wing BLM-Antifa Soup Drive. The person taken into custody was the individual that we determined shot the other individual, Denver Police Chief of Investigations Joe Montoya said.
There was a second individual who was taken into custody in close proximity. We have determined that that individual is not involved in this incident, but they were a person of interest at the time. Two guns were found at the scene, Montoya said, as well as a can of pepper spray. Montoya said police kept the two groups separated, and there were no other arrests during the competing rallies.
Denver police arrested Dolloff on suspicion of shooting and killing a man after a confrontation at the protests downtown. The man who died has not been publicly identified by officials.
Hundreds gathered at Civic Center on Sunday for the two demonstrations. Dozens of socialists and communists scheduled a food drive as a counter-protest to a planned rally by conservative groups.
Matthew Dolloff remained in jail Sunday on suspicion of first-degree murder in the shooting, jail records show. Dolloff was working as a private security guard for Denver television station 9News when the shooting occurred, the television station has said.
UPDATE: Matthew Dolloff (DOB 03-07-1990) is being held for Investigation of First Degree Murder in connection w/the shooting that occurred yesterday at 10 W. 14th Ave. This remains an active investigation; any additional updates will be released as it becomes available. #Denver https://t.co/1Y7Yw7stL0 pic.twitter.com/Va3Lvc1CwT
— Denver Police Dept. (@DenverPolice) October 11, 2020