The Pentagon has classified a Ft. Riley soldier's status as whereabouts unknown after a firefight in Afghanistan.
Staff Sgt. William D. Vile, 27, of Philadelphia, Pa. was involved in the firefight near the village of Nishagam, in Konar Province May 1st. Two other soldiers were killed when insurgents attacked their unit.
Staff Sgt. Vile is assigned to the 1st Brigade, 1st Infantry Division at Ft. Riley.