Cadet dies on summer leave

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An Academy cadet died Tuesday while on summer leave in Las Vegas.

Cadet 2nd Class Yung C. Chin, a junior, was a member of the Class of 2014 and a biology major.

"Our Air Force Academy family suffered a tragic loss this week," said Academy Commandant of Cadets, Brig. Gen. Richard Clark. "We ask everyone to please keep Yung's family, friends and wingmen in your thoughts and prayers."

The cause of death is under investigation, and more information will be released as it becomes available.