A village Police Officer in Chevak says 19-year-old Roxanne M. Smart was found deceased on the ground Wednesday sometime near 10:30 a.m.
He says a friend had gone to visit her and found Smart on the ground near the clinic.
Troopers spokesperson Megan Peters says troopers responded Wednesday to begin an investigation and adds that the Alaska Bureau of Investigation is also travelling to the scene.
Troopers have not explained the circumstances surrounding the death. The Alaska Bureau of Investigation however looks into serious crimes.