Alaska troopers investigate 2 deaths as double homicide

Troopers say they are investigating the deaths of two people found dead in a burning home near Wasilla.

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Alaska State Troopers say they are investigating the deaths of two people found dead in a burning home near Wasilla as a double homicide.

Troopers on Tuesday identified the victims as 30-year-old Crystal Denardi and 43-year-old Ben Gross, both of Wasilla. According to troopers, the two were shot.

A third person found at the home was treated for injuries at a hospital and released.

Troopers in Palmer took a call early Sunday morning about a possible shooting.

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