Army Investigating Death Of Ky, Solider Found In Motel Room

Spc. Megan Lynn Touma, 23, whose body was found Saturday morning, June 21, 2008, in a Fayetteville, N.C., motel room. Police have ruled the death suspicious. A former commander says the pregnant soldier was excited to be mother. (AP PHOTO)

The U.S. Army is now investigating circumstances surrounding the death of a pregnant Kentucky soldier.

Specialist Megan Lynn Touma was found dead in a motel room in Fayetteville, North Carolina near Fort Bragg.

Police say her body had been there for at least two days.

Now, the Army wants to know why she wasn't reported missing after she didn't show up for a drill.

Police still aren't saying how the northern Kentucky woman died. They do call her death suspicious.

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