On Sunday, The Department of Defense announced the death of a sailor, while supporting Operation Enduring Freedom in Afghanistan.
42 year old Cdr. Job W. Price, of Pottstown, Pa., died Dec. 22 from a non-combat related injury while supporting stability operations in Uruzgan Province, Afghanistan. Price was assigned to an East Coast-based Naval Special Warfare unit in Virginia Beach, Va.
Price’s death was discovered after he failed to show up for work. It appears to be the result of a suicide. The incident is currently under investigation.