Man murdered in Manokotak

    Manokotak, Alaska (KINY) - Dick Itumulria, 54, has been charged with murder in the second degree after an assault.

    Alaska State Troopers said the assault occurred on Saturday morning at 11 am.  Severe weather prevented Troopers from getting to the village and prevented medical personnel from flying the victim out to the hospital for further treatment.
     
    Troopers said the victim died late Saturday.
     
    Itumulria was arrested for causing injuries that resulted in death.  He was held at the Dillingham Jail without the privilege of bail to await a court appearance.
     

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