An Airman who was found dead in his dormitory at Vandenberg Air Force Base on Sunday was identified Tuesday as Bogui W. Yann.
Yann, an Airman First Class with the 30th Space Wing, was assigned to VAFB’s 30th Security Forces Squadron. The cause of his death is under investigation.
“Vandenberg AFB is grieving the loss of one of our own and my heartfelt condolences go out to Airman First Class Yann's family and friends,” said Col. Keith Balts, 30th Space Wing commander. "Our focus now is to make sure A1C Yann's family and friends and all those affected at Vandenberg get the care and support they need. We have several resources available for those who wish to take advantage of them during this difficult time."
According to previous media reports, Yann was a Tennessee native who was a 2011 graduate of Farragut High School in Knoxville, Tenn.