Active duty death

BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo. -- Late Friday afternoon, Buckley AFB was notified by the Commerce City Police Department that Air Force Technical Sergeant Jason Friday assigned to the 460th Civil Engineer Squadron was found deceased.

“We are deeply saddened by the loss of Technical Sergeant Jason Friday,” said Col. David N. Miller, Jr, 460th Space Wing Commander. “Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family, his unit, and everyone affected by this tragedy.  We are doing all we can to ensure that the necessary resources and support are available for the family, friends and co-workers.”

The cause of death is currently under investigation.

Further details will be released as they become available. For clarification or any additional questions, contact 460th Space Wing Public Affairs at 720-847-9226.  If after hours, you can contact the on-call Public Affairs representative at 720-272-1003.