Airman found dead on base at Hurlburt Field

HURLBURT FIELD, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - UPDATE 12/04/2018 4:22 p.m.:

The airman has been identified as Airman 1st Class Divine Clark. Air Force officials say he was found dead inside his quarters. He was assigned to the 1st Special Operations Maintenance Squadron.

“We are devastated at the loss of Airman Clark,” said Col. Michael Curry, vice commander of the 1st Special Operations Wing. “The AFSOC community will feel this loss, and the entire Hurlburt Field community sends our condolences to his family and friends.”

According to Air Force officials, an airman assigned to Hurlburt Field was found dead on base Monday morning.

Officials are investigating the death.

As of now the name of the airman hasn't been released. Officials will release more information after they speak with the family of the airman.