CHELTENHAM, Md. (WUSA) -- Prince George's County police are honoring Corporal Robert Hernandez, a 10-year veteran of the department who died in Iraq in 2006.
Cpl. Hernandez, a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant, was killed in Al Taquaddum, Iraq, when an improvised explosive device (IED) detonated near his vehicle.
A memorial service was held in his honor on Wednesday afternoon at Cheltenham Veterans Cemetery.