NCIS is investigating the death of a sailor aboard a Navy warship deployed to Europe
A sailor assigned to the amphibious transport dock Arlington was found unresponsive on Tuesday, said Cmdr. Kyle Raines, a spokesman for U.S. 6th Fleet
An investigation is underway aboard a Navy ship after a sailor was found dead during a stop in Spain.
A sailor assigned to the amphibious transport dock Arlington was found unresponsive on Tuesday, said Cmdr. Kyle Raines, a spokesman for U.S. 6th Fleet. The sailor was later pronounced dead aboard the ship, he added.
The person's identity has not been released, pending family notification. Navy Times is reporting the sailor was a woman.
The sailor's death is under investigation by members of the Naval Criminal Investigative Service, Raines said. No additional details were immediately available.
This article originally appeared on Military.com
More articles from Military.com:
- Navy to Change Pilot Call Sign Protocol After Minority Aviators Report Bias
- Sailors Created 'Rape List' Aboard Navy's 2nd Sub to Integrate Women
- Air Force Wants Both F-35 and F-15EX. But if Forced to Choose, It's No Contest: SecAF