Fort Campbell Soldier Found Dead 3 Days After Being Stabbed

Another Fort Campbell soldier is found dead, three days after being stabbed.

22-year-old Private Matthew Nicholson of the 101st Airborne Division was found dead in his barracks by another soldier on Dec. 2.

An attorney says Nicholson was trying to break up a fight among other soldiers Nov. 29 when he was stabbed in the chest.

You may remember Nicholson from national media attention when he was charged for intervening in a fight with a man he thought was assaulting two women in Modesto, California.

Military officials are overseeing the investigation into Nicholson's death is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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