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Fort Bragg soldier killed in Afghanistan

Posted September 30, 2012 5:50 p.m. EDT
Updated October 7, 2012 11:20 p.m. EDT

— A Fort Bragg soldier was killed in Afghanistan Friday, the military announced Sunday.

Sgt. 1st Class Riley G. Stephens, 39, of Tolar, Texas, died of wounds from enemy small-arms fire in Wardak, military officials said. Stephens served with the 1st Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group.