Chris McCandless (Alaska Department of Public Safety)

Curtis Waltman filed this request with the Alaska Department of Public Safety of Alaska.
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From: Curtis Waltman

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Alaska Public Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

Records concerning the death of Christopher McCandless, found off the Stampede Trail on the border of Denali National Park. This includes investigatory files, interviews, photos, and any other documents that were involved in his bodies' discovery and removal from the back country, and the investigation into how he got there and how he died.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 10 business days, as the statute requires.


Curtis Waltman

From: Alaska Department of Public Safety

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