Man charged in connection with Alaska girl’s death

  • This undated file photo that is part of a missing person poster released by Alaska State Troopers shows Ashley Johnson-Barr. Authorities in Alaska say a 10-year-old girl has been found dead Friday, Sept. 14, 2018 more than a week after she was reported missing in a remote Inupiat Eskimo town on Alaska’s northwestern coast. Alaska State Troopers said Friday that Ashley Johnson-Barr’s remains were found east of Kotzebue. (Alaska State Troopers via AP, File)

ANCHORAGE, Alaska — An Alaska man found with the cellphone of a missing 10-year-old girl was charged Monday in connection with her death after GPS coordinates of where the phone had traveled led authorities to the girl’s body.