Local Marine dies in Iraq

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19)-- The Department of Defense has announced the death of a local marine in Iraq.

Officials say 26-year-old Captain Warren Frank of Cincinnati died while supporting combat operations in Ninewa province, Iraq.

Frank was assigned to the 5th Naval Gunfire Liaison Company, Third Marine Expeditionary force out of Okinawa, Japan.

FOX19 will bring you more information about these developments as they become available.