City Council honors soldier killed at Fort Hood

December 2, 2009 3:39:40 PM PST
A pregnant soldier from Chicago who was killed in the Fort Hood shooting rampage was honored at City Council on Wednesday.Mayor Daley offered condolences to the family of Private First Class Francheska Velez.

The mayor gave relatives a copy of the city council resolution honoring the 21-year old soldier. She served in Korea and Iraq during her three-year military career.