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October 8, 2014 at 8:02 AM

Police identify shooting victim as Anchorage radio host

ANCHORAGE — A man found dead Tuesday in his east-side Anchorage home has been identified as a longtime radio show host.

Anchorage police say 64-year old Marvell Johnson was found shot to death in a bedroom at his home on Island Drive.

A 16-year-old Anchorage boy was arrested and charged with murder in Johnson’s death.

Johnson was host of a show on Anchorage public radio station KSKA. The Alaska Dispatch News reports “Soul to Soul” has aired for nearly four decades.

Johnson’s body was found just after 7 a.m. Tuesday.

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