This Oct. 1, 2017 still image taken from police dashcam video, provided by the city of Seward, Alaska, in response to a public records request, shows Seward Police officer Michael “Eddie” Armstrong placing handcuffs on Micah McComas after finding drugs in McComas’ wallet during a traffic stop in Seward. Armstrong has been cleared in last year’s fatal shooting of McComas, who had been placed in the officer’s patrol car and managed to start driving it away. (City of Seward via AP)

This Oct. 1, 2017 still image taken from police dashcam video, provided by the city of Seward, Alaska, in response to a public records request, shows Seward Police officer Michael “Eddie” Armstrong placing handcuffs on Micah McComas after finding drugs in McComas’ wallet during a traffic stop in Seward. Armstrong has been cleared in last year’s fatal shooting of McComas, who had been placed in the officer’s patrol car and managed to start driving it away. (City of Seward via AP)

Alaska cop cleared in shooting death of suspect

The man was handcuffed in the officer’s car but managed to get in the front seat and try to drive off.

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