Anchorage police find body beneath bridge

Posted: Wednesday, September 25, 2002

ANCHORAGE (AP) -- Anchorage police are investigating the death of a person whose body was found on a ledge under the A Street bridge.

Downtown Security Ambassadors found the body at about 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. The Anchorage Police Department's Crime Scene Response Team was at the site most of the day Tuesday collecting evidence and examining the scene.

The identity, age and gender of the victim have not been released.

Police are investigating the death as a homicide, which is standard procedure for an unattended death, Lt. Ken Cole said.



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