Airman at Air Force base in New Mexico found dead

Updated: 08/21/2014 10:10 PM | Created: 08/21/2014 8:00 PM
By: The Associated Press

CANNON AIR FORCE BASE, N.M. (AP) - Authorities say an airman assigned to Cannon Air Force Base in eastern New Mexico has died.

Base officials say the airman was found dead in base housing about 8 a.m. Thursday.

The name of the airman is being withheld until his family is notified.         

Base officials say cause of the incident is under investigation.

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