U.S. Army Paratrooper dies in Italy

By 173rd Airborne Brigade Public AffairsAugust 21, 2017

VICENZA, Italy -- A Paratrooper assigned to the 173rd Airborne Brigade in Vicenza, Italy was found deceased on August 19, 2017, in their on-post residence.

The Paratrooper's name is being withheld pending next of kin notification. The incident is under investigation by local authorities and U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command.

For further information, media should contact the 173rd Airborne Brigade Public Affairs office at +39 0444-66-4052.