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Two Alaska State Troopers Killed In Line Of Duty

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By KMVT News

Alaska (CNN) Alaska law enforcement will remember two fallen colleagues Friday with a vigil.

CNN affiliate KTVF reports that Trooper Sergeant Patrick Johnson and Trooper Gabriel Rich were shot and killed while conducting an investigation.

Authorities have arrested two men in connection with their deaths.

Nathanial Kangas was arrested for their murder.

Arvin Kangas was arrested for assault and driving with a revoked license.

The bodies of the fallen troopers have been taken to the state medical examiner's office for the 24-hour vigil.


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