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UPDATE: Man Fatally Beaten On Silver Mountain

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Brett McCallister is being charged with Voluntary Manslaughter after fatally beating 42-year-old Eric Crouse on Silver Mountain last week Brett McCallister is being charged with Voluntary Manslaughter after fatally beating 42-year-old Eric Crouse on Silver Mountain last week
KELLOGG, Idaho - A Port Angeles man is being charged with Voluntary Manslaughter after fatally beating a man on Silver Mountain on Friday. 

The Shoshone County Sheriff's Office stated in a press release the Kellogg Police officers were called to a report of a battery occurring at the Silver Mountain Lodge. When officers made it to the mountain they found 42-year-old Eric Crouse severely injured as a result of the assault at a condo at the base of mountain. Crouse was taken to the Kootenai Medical Center by helicopter. The next day Crouse died from his injuries. 

The suspect in the assault, Brett McCallister of Port Angeles, was arrested and is currently being charged with Voluntary Manslaughter. 

An autopsy was scheduled to be performed on Crouse Monday morning. The results have not yet been released. 

The investigation is ongoing. 
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