Initial Release: Announcement of a Non-combat Related Death

By Commander U.S. Naval Forces Central Command Public Affairs | May 07, 2024

MANAMA, Bahrain --

A U.S. Navy Sailor died from non-combat related incident while deployed in the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) area of responsibility, May 6.

The identity of the Sailor is being withheld until next of kin notification is complete.

The exact cause of death is under review, additional information will be provided as it becomes available. All media queries should be directed to the NAVCENT public affairs office.