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Lombard soldier returns home from Afghanistan

Published: Monday, Sept. 30, 2013 12:21 p.m. CST • Updated: Friday, July 25, 2014 4:50 a.m. CST
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Army Specialist Jeffrey Hancock returned to his Lombard home Saturday after serving a 10-month tour in Afghanistan. He was escorted from O'Hare Airport to his home in the 100 block of South Westmore Avenue by members of the Warriors' Watch Riders Convoy, the Lombard police and fire departments and the Villa Park and Elmhurst police departments. (Photo provided)

LOMBARD – Army Spc. Jeffrey Hancock returned home to Lombard on Saturday after serving a 10-month tour in Afghanistan.

Hancock was met at O'Hare Airport and escorted back to his home in the 100 block of South Westmore Avenue by members of the Warriors' Watch Riders Convoy, a network of motorcyclists who support returning troops.

Representatives from the Lombard police and fire departments, along with the Villa Park and Elmhurst police departments assisted the motorcycle escort as it traveled into Lombard.

Hancock was greeted at his home by family, friends and neighbors.

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