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  12/24/2012, Tevet 11, 5773

Possible Suicide in Death of Elite US Navy SEAL

The US Navy is investigating the death of a top SEAL officer in Afghanistan as an apparent suicide, CNN reported Sunday. The Pentagon said Commander Job Price, 42, did not die in combat, and that his death is under investigation. Price, of Pottstown, Pennsylvania, died Saturday of a "non-combat related injury while supporting stability operations in (central) Uruzgan province, Afghanistan," a Defense Department statement said.