Fairbanks sentenced to life for shooting death of Mahnomen Deputy Dewey
Thomas Lee Fairbanks (2011) MAHNOMEN, Minn. - Thomas Fairbanks was sentenced this afternoon to life in prison for the shooting death of Mahnomen County Sheriff's Deputy Christopher Dewey.
Fairbanks was found guilty on Sept. 1 of first-degree murder by a jury of five women and seven men.
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