Police investigating suspicious death in East Anchorage
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - Anchorage police are investigating what they call a suspicious death near Debarr Road.
According to a community alert, police responded to a house in the 6800 block of E. 12th Avenue near the intersection of Debarr Road and Turpin Street around 3 a.m. Tuesday. Officers discovered a dead man inside a tent in the backyard of the house, and called in the Crime Scene Team to investigate further.
Police said a medical examiner will determine how the man died.
This is a developing story. Check back for further updates.
Correction: This article has been updated to correct the headline to reflect the area of town the body was discovered.
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