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Marine Dies at Camp Lejeune

Posted August 26, 2007 10:37 p.m. EDT

— A Marine with the 24th Marine expeditionary unit died from a gunshot wound Sunday evening.

The Marine was medically evacuated to Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, where doctors pronounced him dead at 7:04 p.m., officials said.

The Marine’s name was withheld pending notification of next of kin. Military police were investigating the incident.