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Squirrel Hunter Finds Body in Wasilla

Published On: Oct 20 2013 07:33:44 PM AKDT   Updated On: Oct 20 2013 12:00:00 AM AKDT

A squirrel hunter found a male’s body Sunday in Wasilla, according to Alaska State Troopers.

Around 11:05 a.m., troopers received a report of a body found on an ATV trail near Jess Road in Wasilla.

“Troopers from Patrol and the Alaska Bureau of Investigation responded to the scene to investigate,” AST said in a dispatch.

The body will be sent to the State Medical Examiner’s Office for an autopsy to determine identification of the person and cause of death.