Troopers identify man found dead near North Pole

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FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Alaska State Troopers say that a man was found dead near North Pole Sunday afternoon.

According to dispatch, the man has been identified as 52-year-old Victor Stockton of North Pole

Troopers believe exposure to the elements and alcohol played a role in the death.

Stockton's body has been turned over to the state medical examiner for an autopsy, and the investigation is ongoing.