Soldier found dead of self-inflicted gunshot wound

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PHOENIX – A soldier was found dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound on New Year’s Day.

3TV has learned 24-year-old Spc. Jonathan L. Hughey, was found by his mother with a gunshot wound to the head on January 1 at around 11:15 a.m.

Spc. Hughey was pronounced dead at 11:30 a.m. The soldier’s body is at the Phoenix Medical Examiner’s Office. His death remains under investigation.