Eagle River man stabbed, killed in southwest Alaska village

    LEVELOCK, Alaska (AP) — Alaska State Troopers are investigating the stabbing death of a 37-year-old man in the village of Levelock in southwest Alaska.

    Ellis Lee Kaloke of Eagle River died Friday in the village on the Kvichak (KWEE-jak) River.

    Troopers say an argument escalated into a physical confrontation and Kaloke was stabbed.

    Troopers say alcohol was a factor in case.

    Kaloke was dead when troopers reached the village Friday night.

     

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