Soldier From Indy Killed In Afghanistan (VIDEO)

By Emma Koch

March 25, 2013 Updated Mar 25, 2013 at 5:33 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. (www.incnow.tv) -- An Indianapolis man has been killed while serving in Afghanistan.

Sargent Tristan Wade, 23, died when enemy forces attacked his unit with a homemade bomb.

Governor Mike Pence released the following statement: "I was deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Indiana Soldier Sargent Tristan M. Wade. Sargent Wade, of Indianapolis, is a Hoosier hero who selflessly put on the uniform to defend freedom both here at home and abroad in Afghanistan."

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