Updated: Monday, 25 Apr 2011, 11:20 AM MDT
Published : Sunday, 24 Apr 2011, 4:51 PM MDT
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) - An Army private from Rio Rancho, N.M. has been killed in Iraq.
The Army says 25-year-old Pfc. Antonio G. Stiggins died Friday when insurgents in Numaniyah attacked his unit with an improvised explosive device.
Killed in the same attack was 25-year-old 1st Lt. Omar J. Vazquez, 25, of Hamilton, N.J.
The two were soldiers were assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 3rd Armored Cavalry Regiment, based at Fort Hood, Texas.