Lower Kalskag man arrested for fatally stabbing son, troopers say

Lower Kalskag man charged with murder of son, AST says.
Published: Sep. 24, 2022 at 5:20 PM AKDT
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LOWER KALSKAG, Alaska (KTUU) - A Lower Kalskag man has been charged with murder, according to Alaska State Troopers, in connection with an incident that left his son dead.

Troopers said that a little after 2:30 p.m. Friday, the agency was notified that 32-year-old Peter Levi had reportedly been stabbed by his father, 56-year-old Moses Levi. The younger man later succumbed to his injuries, the agency wrote.

The dispatch said troopers and investigators from the Alaska Bureau of Investigation responded to Lower Kalskag and arrested the elder Levi after a short manhunt.

According to troopers, Moses Levi has been charged with murder in the first and second degrees, and has been taken to the Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center.