Body found at Kincaid Park; 'does not appear suspicious,' police say

Anchorage police say they are investigating the circumstances surrounding the discovery of a body at Kincaid Park Sunday, but the death "does not appear suspicious at this time," according to a police statement.

Police vehicles were parked south of the Kincaid Chalet near the Coastal Trail starting at around 11:30 a.m. Sunday, but police did not say where in the 1,500-acre park the body was discovered, or how it was found.   

Anchorage Police Department representatives were not available to answer questions Sunday.

Michelle Theriault Boots

Michelle Theriault Boots is a longtime reporter for the Anchorage Daily News. She focuses on in-depth stories about the intersection of public policy and Alaskans' lives. Before joining the ADN in 2012, she worked at daily newspapers up and down the West Coast and earned a master's degree from the University of Oregon.