FORT HOOD, Texas – The commander of III Armored Corps and Fort Hood will host a press conference at 5:30 p.m. March 17 inside the III Armored Corps Headquarters here to update media on the latest information in the death of Pvt. Ana Basalduaruiz.

Lt. Gen. Sean C. Bernabe, commanding general, III Armored Corps and Fort Hood, will provide opening remarks and take questions from the media. The complete press conference will be posted to the Fort Hood Press Center shortly after the press conference.

Media interested in attending the press conference must register here no later than 4:30 p.m. (CST). Media should meet in the southside parking lot of the Marvin Leath Visitors Welcome Center located at no later than 5 p.m. (CST).

The most up-to-date information is available at the Fort Hood Press Center at