Arlington Marine Killed in Afghanistan

Man killed in combat

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    AP

    A Marine from northern Virginia was killed in combat in Afghanistan, according to the Pentagon.

    Lance Cpl. Niall W. Cotisears, 23, of Arlington, Va., died Saturday while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. 

    He was assigned to 1st Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Twentynine Palms, Calif.