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Looking back: Fairchild shootings

On June 20, 1994, former Airman Dean Mellberg opened fire at the Fairchild Air Force Base hospital, killing four people and wounding 23 before being shot dead by Air Force security officer Andy Brown. This gallery contains photos of the day, the community mourning and the wounded victims' recovery. Coming Sunday: Jim Camden talks with Andy Brown, the man who stopped Mellberg, about his struggles since the day of the shootings.