April 17, 2014
A Reno man was one of three soldiers killed in Iraq over the weekend.
Army Corporal Shawn T. Lasswell, 21, died on Sunday, April 23rd, when an Improvized Exposive Device detonated near his humvee in Taji, Iraq.
Two other soldiers were also killed, accoriding to the Department of Defense.
Lasswell was assigned to the 4th Infantry Division out of Fort Hood, Texas.
A Las Vegas television station is reporting Lasswell finished school in southern Nevada, but the army says he listed Reno as his hometown.