October 19, 1994
U. of Alaska Mourns Three Murder Victims
Fairbanks, Alaska -- The University of Alaska is mourning the deaths of a professor and two graduate students here who were beaten in their home this month.
Thomas Johnston, a music professor, along with David Dunn and Genezaret Barron, were found dead in the house, which Mr. Johnston owned. The two graduate students rented rooms in the off-campus residence.
Police have charged William Michael Hillyer with the murders. Mr. Hillyer also rented a room in the house.
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