Fort Hood: Soldier Dies Of Gunshot Wound

A 20-year-old Fort Hood private has died of a gunshot wound while home on emergency leave.

Pfc. Marty Maiden (Fort Hood photo)

FORT HOOD (November 22, 2013) Pfc. Marty Maiden, 20, of Tucson, Ariz., died of a gunshot wound Wednesday while home on emergency leave, Fort Hood said Friday.

His death is under investigation, Fort Hood said.

No further details were released.

Maiden joined the Army in July 2012 and had been assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division’s Company C, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team since March 2013.

He deployed to Afghanistan in July.

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