Body Of C.I.A. Agent From Alabama Is Now Back Home

The body of Mike Spann, the Alabama native C.I.A. officer who was killed in now back in the United States. The flag-draped coffin was met by members of Spann's family and C.I.A. officials.

The 32-year-old is the first known American combat death in the military campaign in
Afghanistan. He was killed in a prison riot. The C.I.A.will not comment on why Spann was at the prison. There's no word on when the funeral will be held.