Joint Base Lewis McChord

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Suspect’s Attorney Says Gov Hiding Evidence In Afghan Killings Case

The attorney for Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales, the U.S. soldier accused of killing 17 Afghan civilians, said Friday that the U.S. government is “hiding evidence” from the defense team.

CBS Seattle–03/30/2012

The front of Fort Leavenworth, where Robert Bales, the U.S. soldier accused of the shooting rampage in Afghanistan, is being held. (credit: Julie Denesha/Getty Images)

Wife: Soldier Accused In Deadly Afghan Shooting Showed No Signs Of PTSD

The wife of Staff Sgt. Robert Bales defended her husband in an interview with Matt Lauer for NBC’s “Today” show, set to air Monday.


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Suspect Identified In Afghan Massacre

SEATTLE – (CBS Seattle/AP) – Military sources have identified the suspect in the shooting deaths of 16 Afghan civilians as Staff Sgt. Robert Bales. American officials had previously said the suspect was a 38-year-old staff sergeant […]

CBS Seattle–03/16/2012

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FBI Says Retaliation Attacks Possible in US

An FBI spokeswoman in Seattle says there’s no specific target or credible information about an imminent attack. In Afghanistan, there are activist demonstrations against the US since a soldier at Joint Base Lewis-McChord has been accused of shooting and killing 16 Afghan civilians.


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JBLM’s Troubled Past

Joint Base Lewis-McChord is one of the largest military installations in the U.S., and one that has seen its share of controversies and violence in the past few years.

CBS Seattle–03/12/2012

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New Details About Shooter From JBLM Emerge

No name has been released yet but new details are emerging about the soldier from Joint Base Lewis-McChord suspected of killing 16 Afghan villagers in an overnight assault on Sunday.

CBS Seattle–03/12/2012

A U.S. Army Blackhawk helicopter flies over the desert on Dec. 1, 2011 near Nasiriyah, Iraq. (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

4 Soldiers Killed After Army Choppers Crash On Washington Base

Two Army helicopters crashed Monday night at Joint Base Lewis-McChord in an accident that killed four soldiers, a military spokesman said late Monday.




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