Fairbanks police investigate man's death as a homicide
Sep. 13, 2017
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Fairbanks police say a man died inside an apartment and they're investigating the case as a homicide.
Police identified the man as 47-year-old Guy Mitchell Yazzie. They have not released details of how Yazzie died.
Police took a call Sunday of someone possibly dying at the south Fairbanks home. Police and fire department paramedics discovered Yazzie's body.
An autopsy confirmed the death as a homicide.
Detectives say they believe witnesses were in the home when Yazzie sustained his fatal injuries and they're asking witnesses to contact them.