Fayetteville Police investigating death of Fort Bragg soldier
by WNCN Staff
FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. -
Bragg soldier died Tuesday at Cape Fear Valley Medical Center, and the matter
is under investigation by Fayetteville Police.
Sgt. Hector G. Serrato, 23, a native of Modesto, Calif., served as a paralegal
noncommissioned officer and was assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters
Company, 1st Special Troops Battalion, 1st Theater Sustainment Command.
joined the Army in 2008. He attended basic combat training and advanced individual
training at Fort Jackson, S.C. He was assigned to Fort Bragg in December 2011.
Serrato served overseas in Germany and was deployed to Kuwait.
awards and decorations include two Army Commendation Medals, three Army
Achievement Medals, the Army Good Conduct Medal, the National Defense Service
Medal, the Global War on Terrorism Expeditionary Medal, the Global War on
Terrorism Service Medal, the Noncommissioned Officer Professional Development
Ribbon, the Army Service Ribbon and two Overseas Service Ribbons.
is survived by his father, Fausto Serrato, of Modesto, Calif.
incident is currently under investigation by Fayetteville Police Department.