Kunsan Airman death

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An Airman assigned to the 8th Operations Support Squadron was found dead in the dormitories here this morning.

"This is a tragic loss for the 8th Fighter Wing and Kunsan Air Base," said Col. Ken Ekman, 8th Fighter Wing commander. "This sadness impacts our entire wing. Today, and over the days and weeks to come, we will grieve together as a Wolf Pack."

The cause of death is still under investigation. Further details will not be released until 24 hours after next-of-kin have been notified.

Please remember to respect the privacy of those involved as we gather information about the incident. Direct all questions to the 8th Fighter Wing Public Affairs office at DSN 315-782-4705/4106 or commercial number 063-470-4705/4106.