Saturday, October 15, 2016

Missing Soldier Alert: Fort Hood

Family confirms missing Fort Hood soldier found dead
KVUE ABC News
Jim Hice and Katie Grovatt
November 4, 2016

FORT HOOD - A family member of missing Fort Hood PVT Dakota Stump confirmed to Channel 6 News Friday that he had been found dead on post.

Fort Hood officials said Stump's remains were found next to his flipped-over vehicle 100 yards from the roadway near Building 43028 on Fort Hood.

Soldiers conducting land-navigation training found his body approximately at 11:50 a.m. Thursday.
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The Army needs your help finding a missing Fort Hood soldier
Army Times
By: Meghann Myers
October 14, 2016

Pvt. Dakota Stump has been missing since Monday, and his family and chain of command need your help.

Stump, 19, an infantryman assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division, is missing from Fort Hood, Texas, a spokesman confirmed to Army Times Friday.

The 1st Cavalry Division is exhausting all resources to look for him, Master Sgt. Jacob Caldwell told Army Times. Leadership has contacted local police, hospitals and is in contact with his mother, brother and girlfriend in addition to monitoring his barracks room.

Stump's cellphone is ringing, but there is no answer, Caldwell said.

"They spoke with soldiers who work directly with Pvt. Stump to see if there was any change in his demeanor or mood that they could make sense of why he would go missing," he added.
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