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Officials: Fort Hood soldier who died from apparent gunshot wound was from Roxbury

The Fort Hood soldier who died from an apparent gunshot wound Monday at the Texas military base was a Roxbury resident, officials said in a statement Wednesday.

Spc. Bernardino Guevara Jr., 21, entered active duty military service in September 2013 and was assigned to the 4th Battalion, 5th Air Defense Artillery Regiment, 69th Air Defense Artillery Brigade at Fort Hood in March, according to the base.

Officials said the incident took place near the Sportsmen’s Center, a hunting and fishing club, and remains under investigation.


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