Woman Dies from Cold Exposure
Anchorage Police Department
December 29, 2013
Contact: Jennifer Castro
APD Public Information Officer
Subject: Woman Dies from Cold Exposure
On December 28, 2013, just before 7:30 a.m. APD Dispatch received a report of a female who was unresponsive. It was reported that the female had been sleeping in a tent overnight near Commercial Drive and Rampart Drive in Mountain View, and had been consuming alcohol the night before. Police and medics responded to the scene where medics pronounced the female deceased. An initial investigation by police showed no foul play was involved.
The female was identified as 57-year-old Phyllis Ayaprun. Her next of kin have been notified.
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