Officials are investigating the death of an 82nd Airborne Division paratrooper.

Spc. Carlton Butler, 22, died in his barracks room Saturday.  Butler, of North Miami Beach, Florida, was assigned to the division’s B Company, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team.

Butler’s death is currently under investigation.

Butler is the second Fort Bragg soldier to die this week. Pfc. Nicholas C. Martinez, of Moultrie, Georgia was also found dead in his barracks room on Thanksgiving day.


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