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Man found shot, fatally wounded in Fairbanks parking lot

December 16, 2019 GMT

FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — A man found with gunshot wounds in the parking lot of a Fairbanks store has died.

The man’s name was not immediately released.

Alaska State Troopers shortly before 11 a.m. Friday received a report of a shooting on Aeronca Avenue west of Fairbanks International Airport.

Responding officers found a man with life-threatening injuries in a vehicle in the parking lot of a Fred Meyer story northeast of the airport.

The man was taken to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

A person of interest was identified in the shooting, troopers said.