(FOX NEWS) A U.S. Air Force lieutenant stationed in the United Arab Emirates was found dead in her room Monday and authorities were investigating the cause of her death.
An Air Force spokesperson identified the woman as 1st Lt. Anais A. Tobar, 25, according to the Miami Herald. The Department of Defense told the paper that Tobar was in the UAE supporting a U.S.-led operation against the Islamic State.
Tobar was assigned to the Fourth Maintenance Squadron, Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in North Carolina. According to the Air Force Times, the maintenance squadron is responsible for maintaining the equipment for the largest F-15E Strike Eagle fighter wing in the Air Force. The squadron contains 600 personnel.
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