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A wooden gavel and block is seen inside the Senate Hart Building in Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, March 3, 2015.
Man sentenced to prison in connection with sexual assault of military child on Fort Bliss
Roy Gene Pratt Jr., of Quitman, Texas, was sentenced Monday to more than 33 years in prison in connection with a federal charge of aggravated sexual assault of a child, U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Texas officials said. Court documents state the victims’ mother was in the U.S. Army, but do not state if Pratt was also in the military.
Four Fort Polk, La., soldiers were arrested and charged in connection with a shooting Monday that police said they believe could be related to recent gang activity. Clockwise from top left: Pfc. Trevian J. Cherry, 23; Spc. Joshua D. Galloway VI, 24; Pfc. Tavon M. Williams, 19; and Pfc. Quazier T. Watterson, 19.
Four Fort Polk soldiers arrested, charged in possible gang-related shooting
The DeRidder Police Department received multiple calls at about 11:25 p.m. Monday about shots being fired on West 8th Street, a mostly residential area in the town about 20 miles from Fort Polk. When police arrived, they said they found one person who was injured trying to escape gunfire by climbing out a window.
Retired Navy officer pleads guilty as ‘Fat Leonard’ bribery trial nears
Robert Gorsuch was part of a group of nine Navy officials indicted relatively late in the investigation, in 2017. The sprawling, detailed indictment outlined a bribery scheme deeply entrenched in the top tiers of the Navy’s Seventh Fleet and its command ship, the Blue Ridge.

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