D-M releases identity of airman found dead in his home | News
It was Pflugerville, Texas native, Steven Mangrum, a Tech Sergeant who was found dead in his home on July 31.
Mangrum had been stationed at Davis-Monthan since 2008, and been deployed three separate times in support of overseas operations. His latest deployment was in 2011. Mangrum was part of the 355th Security Forces Squadron.
"This loss is tragic," said Col. James Meger, 355th Fighter Wing commander. "The Desert Lightning Team stands with the friends and family of Sergeant Mangrum in these incredibly difficult moments."
The cause of death was ruled an 'apparent suicide' after an investigation by the Pima County Sheriff's Department.
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