FORT HOOD, Texas – Fort Hood officials are investigating the death of a soldier from St. Louis.

Sgt. Kameron Alexander Womack, 24, died Sunday from a gunshot wound he sustained in his off-post home in Killeen, Texas.

Womack grew up in St. Louis and entered active duty in 2008 as a combat engineer. The Fort Hood Public Affairs Office says he was assigned to 8th Brigade Engineer Battalion, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, Fort Hood since June. He was deployed twice to support Operation Enduring Freedom.

The shooting remains under investigation.

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