Soldier found dead at Schofield Barracks identified

SCHOFIELD BARRACKS (KHNL) - A soldier who was found dead at Schofield Barracks Monday has been identified as 22-year-old Spec. Kenneth Jacobs.

Military officials say Jacobs was found unconscious and not breathing.

City and County paramedics arrived at the scene and pronounced Jacobs dead after attempts to revive the soldier were unsuccessful.

Jacobs, who is from Holley Springs, North Carolina was assigned to  the 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division.

Jacobs deployed in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and returned in October  2007.

This incident is currently under investigation.