UPDATE: McKay Hutton shot three before committing suicide, Fairbanks Police say

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Published: Nov. 26, 2016 at 11:00 AM AKST
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UPDATE 4:35 p.m. from Fairbanks Police Department:

Fairbanks Police Department said an investigation indicates 22 year old McKay Hutton shot the other three victims before committing suicide, but the motivation is not yet determined.

Fairbanks police identified the other shooting victims as 54 year old Linda Hutton, 22 year old Emily McDonald and 8 week old Teagan Hutton.

"A single firearm was recovered in the room. Make, model and location are still being withheld," FPD spokesperson Yumi McCulloch wrote.

Police said there were no other subjects harmed or involved in the incident beyond the four found in the room.

McCulloch wrote there are questions regarding another child.

"That child's identity is not being released at this time, but was not present and is safe," McCulloch wrote.

The relationship between the child and any of the deceased victims is still under investigation.

A man found crying in the hallway, FPD said is a family member.

"Preliminary investigation showed he was not present during the shooting. His name is not being released at this time," McCulloch said.

All four autopsies are scheduled for Monday in Anchorage.

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The Latest on the deaths of four people found dead in what appears to be a murder-suicide at an Alaska hotel:

9:55 a.m.

Police in Alaska say no one else is at risk following the deaths of four people, including an infant, in a hotel in what appears to be a murder-suicide.

Hotel staff called Fairbanks police and fire departments to a Hampton Inn on Friday afternoon. When officers arrived, a man found crying in a second-floor hallway directed police to a nearby room, where they found the bodies.

Authorities said in a news release they are not identifying the man who pointed them toward the bodies because he is not a suspect.

The dead were identified as 54-year-old Linda Hutton, 22-year-old Emily McDonald, 22-year-old McKay Hutton and 8-week-old Teagan Hutton.

Police say all had gunshot wounds. There is no indication drugs or alcohol was involved.

Autopsies will be performed on the victims.

2:45 a.m.

Authorities in Alaska say they are investigating the deaths of four people in a hotel room as a murder-suicide. The dead include a 2-month-old girl.

Fairbanks police and fire departments were called to a Hampton Inn on Friday afternoon by hotel staff. Arriving officers found a man crying as he sat in a second-floor hallway. Police say he directed officers to a nearby room, where they found the bodies.

The victims were identified as 54-year-old Linda Hutton, 22-year-old Emily McDonald, 22-year-old McKay Hutton and 8-week-old Teagan Hutton.

The police department says all had gunshot wounds. They say there is no indication that drugs or alcohol was involved.

Police say details involving the shooter or any motive is still under investigation.

Autopsies will be performed on the victims.