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Location: Aleknagik
Type: SAR/Death Investigation

Dispatch Text:

On 10/15/2021 at approximately 1516 hours, Dillingham AST received a report that Michael Andrew age 30 of Aleknagik, left on the afternoon of 10/13/2021 for a four-wheeler ride around Marsh Mountain and had not returned home. A hasty search and aerial search were conducted around Aleknagik with the help of the Wood-Tikchik State Park Rangers, however Michael was not located. On 10/16/21 at approximately 1059 hours, Troopers from Dillingham with the assistance of the Wood-Tikchik State Park Rangers, located Michael Andrew in the Wood River deceased approximately two miles from the convergence of the Wood River and Aleknagik Lake. Andrew’s body has been transported to the State Medical Examiner’s Office in Anchorage to determine the cause of death. Next of Kin has been notified. Investigation is ongoing.

Posted on 10/18/2021 11:29:15 AM by DPS\tjdespain

Posting Section: C Detachment