Police Confirm Second South Cushman Homicide in Two Days

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Fairbanks police confirmed this afternoon that they're investigating the second homicide in two days on the 1500 block of South Cushman Street.
At 6:11 a.m. today, police got a call reporting an unconscious man bleeding in a South Cushman Street home. Police and paramedics responded to find 43-year-old John Thomas Preshaw dead at 1528 South Cushman Street. They're classifying the death as suspicious and investigating it as a homicide.
Police say their investigation is ongoing in the case, but they have yet to publicly identify a suspect in the case.
The homicide is the second in two days near the intersection of 15th Avenue and South Cushman Street. Yesterday, 57-year-old Jeanette Miller was found stabbed at the Alaska Motel at 1546 South Cushman Street; she died at Fairbanks Memorial Hospital. Police haven't yet identified a suspect in that case and have asked the public for help if community members saw any of the events surrounding the stabbing.
Police ask those with information regarding Preshaw's death to contact Detective Alana Malloy at 450-6557.