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Fort Hood Press Center
DATE: November 21, 2016 1:45:13 PM CST

Death of a Fort Hood Soldier

FORT HOOD, Texas - Fort Hood officials have released the name of a Soldier who was found unresponsive at an off-post residence Nov. 18 in Killeen, Texas.

Spc. Korey Deonte James, 21, whose home of record is listed as College Park, Georgia, entered active-duty military service in August 2014 as a food service specialist.

James was assigned to the 3rd Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood, Texas, since January 2015.

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

There is currently no official photo available. If one becomes available, this release will be updated

The incident is under investigation by the Killeen Police Department. For more information on this investigation contact Carroll Smith, Killeen Police Department at (254) 501-8807.

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