Alaska State Troopers say a Crooked Creek man has been charged for the death of another man Saturday morning.

AST says troopers in Aniak received a report around 6:15 a.m. Nov. 9 about an incident between 30-year-old Ronald Waskey and 26-year-old Evan Waskey, both of Crooked Creek. According to an online dispatch, the two men had an altercation that resulted in Evan Waskey's death. 

Troopers say the state medical examiner will be conducting an autopsy. Next of kin have been notified.

According to AST, troopers from Bethel and Aniak responded to the incident. Troopers confirmed Sunday that Ronald and Evan Waskey were related and this was a domestic violence case.

Ronald Waskey was arrested and charged with first-degree murder; he is being remanded to the Yukon Kuskokwim Correctional Center.

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