Death investigation underway in Palmer

Alaska State Troopers (KTUU News)

ANCHORAGE, (KTUU) - Alaska State Troopers are investigating a death in Palmer.

AST says late Tuesday night they responded to a home on Creekwood Circle in Palmer where they found a man unresponsive.

The man is being identified as 42-year-old Matthew Compton of Wasilla.

Troopers say lifesaving efforts were administered, but Compton was pronounced deceased on the scene.

The State Medical Examiner will be performing an autopsy.

Next of kin has been notified.

AST says at this time no foul play is suspected, however, the investigation is ongoing.

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