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Army Specialist Sentenced For Slayings Of Roommates, Including Connecticut Soldier

FORT STEWART, Ga. (AP) _ A soldier was sentenced Wednesday to life in prison without parole for the 2010 slayings of two Army roommates, both shot at a U.S. base camp in Iraq hours after […]

06/13/2012

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Prosecutor: Soldier Shot Roommates Before Bed

A soldier charged with killing two of his Army roommates at their base camp in Iraq waited to open fire until late at night as the victims readied for bed, a prosecutor told military jurors as the suspect’s court-martial ended Tuesday.

06/12/2012