Update: Fort Drum Soldier Shot During Training Released From Hospital


The Army has an update on a Fort Drum soldier who was shot during a training exercise this week on post.

The Criminal Investigation Division says the soldier has been released from the hospital and has returned to his unit.

The soldier is a member of the 2nd Battalion, 22nd Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team.

CID says there's no suspicion of foul play.

Officials said the soldier suffered a gunshot wound during a live-fire training exercise on Fort Drum late Monday night.

The incident happened on Fort Drum Range 52.

The unidentified soldier was evacuated from the training and later transported via Life-Net helicopter to Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse.

Friday, December 9, 2016
, Watertown, NY

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