Chester Heights soldier killed in Iraq

January 5, 2009 7:36:07 PM PST
The Department of Defense announced the death of Pfc. Christopher Lotter, 20, of Chester Heights Pennsylvania on Monday.Officials say he died on December 31st in Balad, Iraq, after being shot by enemy forces in Tikrit.

The DoD says Lotter was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 7th Field Artillery Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division, Schofield Barracks, Hawaii.

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