Man arrested for assault that lead to a woman's death

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers arrested a man after receiving a report of an assault in Fairbanks.

They responded to the location, and found an adult female with life threatening injuries. She died while en route to the hospital.

The male suspect left the area before troopers arrived, but was later located and taken into custody. The name of the victim will be released once next of kin is notified.

The name of the suspect will be released if and when troopers file charges.