The Department of Defense has identified a Camp Lejeune-based Marine from California killed in Afghanistan.
The Pentagon says that Lance Cpl. Omar G. Roebuck, of Moreno Valley, Calif., died December 22 as a result of a non-hostile incident in Helmand province, Afghanistan.
Roebuck was assigned to the 2nd Combat Engineer Battalion, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force in Camp Lejeune.
Roebuck was 23 years old.