18 Mar '12, 2pm

Military News Money, job strife dogged accused Afghan shooter #military #Army

http://www.militarytimes.com/news/2012/03/ap-money-job-strife-dogged-accused-afghan-shooter-031812/ Money, job strife dogged accused Afghan shooter The Associated Press - The Associated Press Posted : Sunday Mar 18, 2012 9:37:51 EDT LAKE TAPPS, Wash. — A diverging portrait of the Army sergeant accused of killing 16 Afghan villagers is emerging as records and interviews reveal a man appreciated by friends and family who won military commendations, yet one who faced professional disappointment, financial trouble and brushes with the law. The more complex picture included details on how Robert Bales was bypassed for promotion, struggled to pay for his house and eyed a way out of his job at a Washington state military base months before he was accused of the horrific nighttime slaughter in two Afghanistan villages. Related reading Combat stress may be part of suspect’s defense...

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