Soldier from San Jose dies in Afghanistan

November 18, 2011 2:44:37 PM PST
A soldier from San Jose was killed this week while stationed in Afghanistan, according to the Department of Defense.

Spc. Sean Walsh was killed by indirect fire in the Khowst province of Afghanistan on Wednesday.

The Department of Defense says the 21-year-old Army soldier, who was listed as a military police officer, was attached to the 185th Military Police Battalion based out of Pittsburg.