Fourth sol­dier iden­ti­fied

Las Vegas Review-Journal (Sunday) - - WORLD -

WASH­ING­TON — The De­fense De­part­ment has iden­ti­fied the fourth U.S. sol­dier killed in Niger when a joint pa­trol of Amer­i­can and Niger forces was am­bushed by mil­i­tants pos­si­bly linked to the Is­lamic State group.

The Amer­i­can sol­dier was 25-yearold Sgt. La David T. John­son of Mi­ami Gar­dens, Florida. John­son was as­signed to the 3rd Spe­cial Forces Group, based at Fort Bragg, North Carolina.

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