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Paratrooper found dead in Fort Bragg barracks

Posted November 15, 2013 9:08 p.m. EST
Updated November 16, 2013 7:39 a.m. EST

— An 82nd Airborne Division Paratrooper was found unresponsive in his barracks room at Fort Bragg on Nov. 12, officials said Friday.

Spc. Cesar Lopez, 28, of Downey, California was a petroleum supply specialist with the 2nd Battalion, 321st Airborne Field Artillery Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team. 

More details about his death have not been released.

The incident remains under investigation.