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Troopers Say Man Found Near Palmer Was Suicide
Alaska State Troopers say a man whose body was found near Palmer earlier this month killed himself.
ANCHORAGE- Alaska State Troopers say a man whose body was found near Palmer earlier this month killed himself.
Troopers spokeswoman Megan Peters identified the man as 24-year-old Brendon Twitchell. The state medical examiner confirmed the manner of death as suicide.
A person walking a dog near Moose Creek outside Palmer found the body Oct. 11. Troopers believed it was Twitchell, who was wanted on a warrant charging him with felony child pornography possession and distribution.
His car had been found in August at Moose Creek.