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Location: Nightmute
Type: Death Investigation

Dispatch Text:

On 4/26/21 at approximately 1920 hours, AST in Bethel was notified of a hunting accident in Nightmute in which 18-year-old Joseph George suffered a fatal gunshot wound. George was declared deceased on the scene and next of kin have been notified. Upon request, George’s body is being sent to the State Medical Examiner’s Office. Investigation is ongoing.

Posted on 4/27/2021 4:47:48 PM by DPS\tjdespain

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