An Air Force member from the District was killed in a noncombat incident in Afghanistan this month, the Defense Department announced Monday.

Airman 1st Class Jerome D. Miller Jr., 23, died on Oct. 13 in Parwan province.

Miller, a Washington native, was assigned to the 459th Security Forces Squadron at Andrews Air Force Base in Prince George’s County.


Faces of the Fallen: U.S. service member casualties