Army, FBI Investigating Soldier Death at Fort Campbell

A photo of the entrance sign outside of Gate 3 at Fort Campbell, Ky. (U.S. Army photo/Sam Shore)
A photo of the entrance sign outside of Gate 3 at Fort Campbell, Ky. (U.S. Army photo/Sam Shore)

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. — A Fort Campbell soldier has been fatally wounded, and the post said the soldier's spouse has been taken into custody.

The post said in a news release that the shooting happened Sunday evening. The soldier's name hasn't been released pending notification of family.

Gates on the post were closed for nearly an hour while the shooting was investigated. The release said the shooting occurred in on-post housing.

The post said the case remains under investigation by Army Criminal Investigation Command and the FBI.

The sprawling Army post is located on the Kentucky-Tennessee state line.

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