Hooper Bay Infant Found Dead, Father With Knife In Chest

Saturday morning in Hooper Bay a mother found her infant daughter dead and the father with a knife in his chest.  Michael Kuphaldt, 33, was hospitalized.  Troopers have not released a cause of death for the infant or an identity. They say drugs were involved.  Kuphaldt has an extensive criminal record, including a child neglect conviction in 2008.

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