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Army investigating death of soldier’s spouse at Schofield Barracks in Hawaii

Army investigating death of soldier’s spouse at Schofield Barracks in Hawaii
The spouse of a soldier living in post housing at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, was discovered dead Wednesday morning by military police, the Army said in a news release.

Army investigating death of soldier’s spouse at Schofield Barracks in Hawaii Military housing units at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, are pictured in 2014.AIR FORCE FORT SHAFTER, Hawaii — The spouse of a soldier living in post housing at Schofield Barracks, Hawaii, was discovered dead Wednesday morning by military police, the Army said in a news release.Schofield Barracks, in the central part of Oahu island, is the largest Army installation by population in Hawaii.The police were conducting a welfare check that had been requested by a family member, the Army said.

The Army is withholding the identity of the person until 24 hours after the next of kin are notified, the Army said.CHRISTOPHER HUBENTHAL/U.

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