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Flags lowered for Arizona soldier killed in combat

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Gov. Jan Brewer is ordering that flags be lowered to half-staff on Wednesday to honor and recognize an Arizona soldier killed in Afghanistan.

Pfc. John Corey Johnson of Phoenix died May 27 of wounds suffered when his unit from the 10th Mountain Division was attacked with small arms fire.

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