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Location: McGrath
Type: Death Investigation

Dispatch Text:

UPDATE: Glenn Holmberg, age 46 of McGrath, has been taken into custody and charged with Murder in the First Degree.

On 6/28/2020 at approximately 1235 hours, an Alaska Wildlife Trooper in McGrath was notified of a deceased female in the community. AWT responded to the residence, confirmed the death and contacted Alaska State Troopers. The Trooper was also able to detain male subject for investigative purposes. The decedent is identified as Carol Whalen, 50 of McGrath. Troopers responded from Bethel to assume case responsibility. Whalen's next of kin is notified. Investigation is ongoing.


Posted on 6/29/2020 12:06:48 PM by DPS\mapeters

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