Published: Jun 25, 2012 11:05 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) - Officials say a Florida Marine has been killed in Afghanistan.
 
The Department of Defense reports that Pfc. Steven P. Stevens II, 23, of Tallahassee, died Friday while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.
 
Stevens was assigned to the 1st Combat Engineer Battalion, 1st Marine Division, I Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif.

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