Old Town Soldier Dies 

The Pentagon says a soldier from Maine has died from wounds he sustained while on duty in Afghanistan.

Sgt. Nicholas Robertson of Old Town died Thursday at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center in Germany of wounds suffered the previous day while conducting dismounted combat operations in the Zahn Khan District of Afghanistan.

The 27-year-old Robertson was assigned to the 3rd Battalion, 3rd Special Forces Group, Airborne, Fort Bragg, North Carolina.