Army Capt. Jason Jones, who was killed in Afghanistan, to be buried at West Point

A West Point graduate who was killed in Afghanistan will be laid to rest at the military academy. Capt. Jason Jones, 29, belonged to the

Jones was killed by small arms fire on

Jones was killed by small arms fire on June 2 while serving overseas.

YONKERS - A West Point graduate who was killed in Afghanistan will be laid to rest at the military academy.

Capt. Jason Jones, 29, belonged to the Army Special Forces unit. He was killed by small arms fire on June 2 while serving overseas.

A Pennsylvania native, Jones graduated West Point in 2007 with a degree in nuclear engineering. He will be buried at his alma mater next Tuesday.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Police say an employee was stabbed inside the 1 Police: Worker stabbed inside White Plains Stop and Shop
A beloved North Rockland cheerleading coach who was 2 Hundreds gather to mourn loss of beloved North Rockland cheer coach
Con Edison workers say both a new utility 3 Car crashes into utility pole in Mount Kisco
VIDEO: Ossining chase leads to crash, manhunt for 4 VIDEO: Ossining chase leads to crash, manhunt for suspect
Chopper 12 was over a tractor-trailer accident on 5 Chopper 12 over Newburgh-Beacon Bridge accident

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Kristina Cartwright heads to a fun and different Where Are We On Wednesdays?

Kristina Cartwright heads to a fun and different location in the Hudson Valley!

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE