NEW YORK DAILY NEWS
Saturday, November 19, 2016, 5:57 AM
A Bronx soldier serving in Indiana died of a gunshot wound, Army officials said Friday.
Pvt. Kevin Paulino, 24, died Wednesday, according to officials at Fort Hood Army Base in Texas.
Paulino entered active-duty service in May as an infantryman.
He was assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 3rd Cavalry Regiment, 1st Cavalry Division at Fort Hood in September, officials said.
The fatal gunshot wound occurred in Peru, Ind. — but Army officials didn’t offer any details.
The incident is still under investigation, a spokesman said.
Paulino’s awards and decorations include the National Defense Service Medal and Army Service Ribbon.