Unalaska Dept. of Public Safety investigating death of 18-year-old girl


ANCHORAGE, Alaska (KTUU) - The Unalaska Department of Public Safety is investigating the death of an 18-year-old female. The girl has been identified as Alexis Jade Cobar Magalong.

Police say the family of Magalong reported the high school student missing Saturday around 3:15 a.m. The family reported they hadn't had contact with Magalong since late in the afternoon Friday.

Family and friends first located Magalong's vehicle near Summers Bay. After an extensive search with help from Unalaska Fire Department, Alaska State Troopers, and the Department of Public Safety, Magalong's remains were found around 9:30 a.m. Saturday in the area of Summers Bay.

The Unalaska Department of Public Safety is working with the Unalaska Fire Department and Alaska State Troopers to investigate the circumstances and determine a cause of death.

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