Troopers respond to homicide in Cooper Landing

A Cooper Landing man has been arrested on charges of first-degree murder after an altercation at his home early Thursday morning.

 

According to Alaska State Troopers, trooper dispatch in Soldotna received a call from Paul Vermillion, 30, of Cooper Landing, who said that there had been an altercation at his residence off of Snug Harbor Road, and an adult male was dead.


See Also


The deceased has been identified as Genghis Muskox, 27, of California.

According to troopers responding to the scene, Muskox suffered a gunshot wound that may have killed him.

Vermillion was arrested and transported to Wildwood Correctional Facility in Kenai.

State troopers and the Alaska Bureau of Investigation are still investigating.

— Staff report

More

Wed, 05/24/2017 - 10:24

Kenai Alt graduates look forward

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 23:04

Soldotna ‘all-stars’ graduate

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 22:41

Roadwork ahead for Old Sterling Highway

Motorists who frequent the Old Sterling Highway as an alternative to the main highway on the southern Kenai Peninsula will see some improvements down the... Read more

Around the Web