Family of late BK soldier reacts to Obama's plan

The family of a young soldier tearfully reacted to President Obama?s decision to send more troops to Iraq Monday.

Kevin Hill, 23, was killed in October while serving in Afghanistan. His aunt, Sophia McCarthy, says Obama?s plan to increase troops overseas will only cause more heartache and suffering for soldiers? families.

Obama is scheduled to announce his withdrawal plan for Afghanistan Tuesday night. McCarthy says she will be writing to the president asking him to stop sending over troops.

sorry to interrupt
your first 20 are free
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please enjoy 20 complimentary views of articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.
you have reached your 20 view limit
Access to News 12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Spectrum Networks® and Service ElectricSM customers.
Please login or create an account to continue enjoying News12.
Our sign-up page is undergoing maintenance and is not currently available. However, you will be given direct access to news12.com while we complete our upgrade.
When we are back up and running you will be prompted at that time to complete your sign in. Until then, enjoy the local news, weather, traffic and more that's "as local as local news gets."