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Soldier charged with murder

3 years ago Friday, March 23, 2012 8:27:46 AM CDT March 23, 2012 Friday, March 23 2012 Mar 23, 2012 in News
Source: Associated Press

WASHINGTON - Almost two weeks after the shooting deaths of 17 Afghan civilians, a U.S. soldier will be charged with murder and other counts today. Army Staff Sgt. Robert Bales is expected to be read the charges today at the military prison in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas. His attorney says the government will have a difficult time proving the case against Bales due to a lack of evidence such as fingerprints.

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