Soldier found deceased in barracks on Fort Wainwright

FORT WAINWRIGHT- Although foul play is not suspected, United States Army Alaska Officials say they are investigating the death of a solder found in the barracks on Fort Wainwright.

According to a release, 24-year-old Spc. Jason L. McCall was found dead by another soldier after he didn't report to duty on Thursday.

Emergency personnel pronounced McCall deceased at 7:09 a.m.

McCall was an infantryman assigned to C-Company, 1st Battalion, 5th Infantry Regiment- part of the Stryker Brigade Combat Team.

Next of kin has been notified.