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DATE: November 18, 2016 12:47:33 PM CST

Death of a Fort Hood Soldier

Pvt. Kevin Paulino

Pvt. Kevin Paulino  

FORT HOOD, Texas -- Fort Hood officials have released the name of a Soldier who died of an apparent gunshot wound Nov. 16 in Peru, Indiana.

Pvt. Kevin Paulino, 24, whose home of record is listed as Bronx, New York, entered active-duty service in May 2016 as an infantryman. He was assigned to 2nd Squadron, 3rd Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas, since September 2016.

Paulino's awards and decorations include the National Defense Service Medal and Army Service Ribbon.

Circumstances surrounding this incident remain under investigation.

For more information contact:
Fort Hood Public Affairs Office
(254) 287-9993
(254) 287-0106
1001 761st Tank Battalion Ave
Suite W105
Fort Hood, TX 76544