23 Aug '13, 5pm

Suspect arrested in Wash. attack that left #WWII #veteran dead:

Related Police seek teens in death of World War II veteran SPOKANE, Wash. — Police in Spokane, Wash., say they have arrested one of two teens suspected of fatally beating an 88-year-old veteran of World War II who had survived the Battle of Okinawa. Authorities say the two young men, between 16 and 19 years old, approached Delbert Belton in his car at random Wednesday night outside an Eagles Lodge as he was waiting for a friend. Belton was found by police with serious head injuries and died in the hospital Thursday. Spokane Police say they have surveillance images of the attackers. The Spokesman-Review reports Belton was born and raised in Spokane before he joined the Army. Friends say he was shot in the leg during the Battle of Okinawa, where thousands of American soldiers died. After the war, he spent 33 years working for Kaiser Aluminum, before retiring in 1982. Belton'...

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KXLY-TV – WWII veteran Delbert Belton survived being wounded in action during the Battle of Okinawa only to be beaten and ...

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washingtontimes.com 23 Aug '13, 5pm

Police on Friday arrested one of the teenage boys believed to have beat and left for dead a World War II veteran, age 88, ...

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armytimes.com 26 Aug '13, 2pm

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