Report: Fort Bragg shooter dies of self-inflicted wounds

Posted at 7:08 AM, Jul 02, 2012
and last updated 2012-07-02 07:08:04-04

FORT BRAGG, N.C. — The alleged soldier who fatally shot his superior officer at Fort Bragg and then turned the gun on himself died Saturday at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, according to a report from

The Fayetteville Observer reported that Ricky Elder, 27, of Hutchinson, Kansas is accused of shooting and killing his battalion commander Lt. Col. Roy Tisdale Thursday.

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