Brecksville Marine killed in Afghanistan

BRECKSVILLE, OH (WOIO) - A 26-year-old Marine Sgt. from Brecksville, has been killed in action in Afghanistan.

Sgt. Dennis Kancler was killed Sunday.

This was Sgt. Kancler's third tour of duty. He served in Iraq in 2005 and 2006.

Sgt. Kancler is the son of former Brecksville Police Chief Dennis Kancler.

Sgt. Kancler graduated from Brecksville High School in 2003.

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