NJ soldier killed on patrol in Afghanistan

August 25, 2009 6:54:09 AM PDT
Pentagon officials say a Green Beret from New Jersey was killed while on patrol in Afghanistan. Army Staff Sgt. Andrew Lobosco was 29.

The Somerville resident was in his second deployment in the war on terror.

Lobosco enlisted in the Army in January 2004.

The medical sergeant received a Bronze Star and Purple Heart.

Lobosco is survived by his parents and a sister.