Chief Warrant Officer 3 Liquat Khan, 51, collapsed during a run at West Point and was pronounced dead at Keller Army Community Hospital, the release said.
“Words cannot express how saddened and deeply affected we are by Special Agent Khan’s death,” Maj. Gen. David Glaser, head of U.S. Army Criminal Investigation Command and the provost marshal general of the Army, said in the release. “He joined the Army after 9/11 because he wanted to serve the country that had given so much to him and his family. He was a patriot, a true professional, an incredible special agent and he will be sorely missed.”
His cause of death is under investigation, the release said, but foul play is not suspected.
Capt. Shane Morgan has more than $30,000 in bills left after he suffered a heart attack during a PT test last year. A month ago the Army told the reservist he'd have to cover them himself, but has now reversed its decision.
Khan, a 15-year veteran of CID, had been assigned to West Point since June, his third tour at the academy. He was also an Army special agent during two combat deployments.
West Point will host a funeral with full military honors for Khan on Monday, West Point spokeswoman Cheryl Boujnida told Army Times.