Fort Hood Identifies Soldier Who Died Of Gunshot Wound

FORT HOOD (June 18, 2014) Fort Hood Wednesday identified a 26-year-old Iraq war veteran who died of a gunshot wound in Killeen as Sgt. Sergei Joseph Hearst, 26, of Sioux Falls, S.D.

No details of the shooting were released.

Hearst joined the Army in June 2007 and had been assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division’s Troop F, 2nd Squadron, 3rd Cavalry Regiment since April 2012.

He deployed to Iraq from October 2009 to June 2010.