Alaska State Troopers say a Chenega Bay man is lifeless and one other man is in custody for his involvement within the demise.
On Saturday, somebody from the small city, situated on an island east of Seward in southcentral Alaska, referred to as Soldotna troopers to report that they had discovered forty two-yr-previous George Eleshansky lifeless in his residence, AST spokesman Timothy DeSpain wrote in an internet dispatch.
Troopers from Seward responded and secured the scene till Alaska Bureau of Investigation personnel arrived, DeSpain wrote.
Tazman Selanoff, 20, was arrested and charged with a single rely of second-diploma homicide within the case. Troopers didn’t instantly present info on the circumstances of the murder or the 2 males’s relationship.
Selanoff is being held on the Seward Group Jail pending his arraignment on Tuesday, in response to the dispatch. He’s additionally scheduled to seem earlier than a grand jury on Feb. eight.
Eleshansky’s physique was despatched to the State Medical Examiner’s workplace in Anchorage for an post-mortem to find out the reason for demise, DeSpain confirmed in an e-mail.
Officers have notified Eleshansky’s subsequent of kin of his dying.