A Coshocton County sailor based out of Mississippi has been killed by a roadside bomb in Afghanistan.
The US Military said that 31-year-old Raymond Border of West Lafayette died in Afghanistan’s Paktika Province.
Border was a navy seabee assigned to a reconstruction team in the province. His parents said their son stepped out of his vehicle and was killed by an improvised explosive device.
Border’s home unit was Navy Mobile Construction Battalion 74 in Gulfport, Mississippi.